Entry requirements

2:1 (or international equivalent) for MA/MSc entry or 2:2 (or international equivalent) for PGDip entry in a subject with an environmental component.

Business and the Environment; Cities and Sustainability; Coastal and Environmental Management; Earth Observation; Environment and Development; Environmental Assessment and Site Investigation; GIS & Remote Sensing; Landscape Ecology; Conservation and Wildlife Management; Managing Dryland Environments; Measurement, Analysis and Modelling; Pollution and Waste; Public Policy and the Environment; River Basin Management.

Months of entry


Course content

Environmental Management is a vital component of sustainable living. Interdisciplinary understanding of environmental issues and their management in the context of sustainability lies at the core of this masters programme, which draws on a range of expertise in conceptual and applied approaches from the natural, physical and social sciences.

The modules offered on this course will allow you to develop skills in the collection, processing and analysis of environmental data; the use of data in the development and evaluation of policy; and a sound practical training in techniques of environmental management.

The courses build upon the depth of expertise in environmental management found throughout the University, including the Schools of Biology; Biosciences; Nottingham University Business School; Chemical, Environmental and Mining Engineering; Civil Engineering; Economics; History; Law; Politics; and Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing Engineering.

For a more extensive overview, please visit the course page on the University of Nottingham's online prospectus.

Information for international students

English language requirements: IELTS 6.5 (no less than 6.0 in any element)

Fees and funding

The Graduate School at The University of Nottingham provides information on internal and external sources of postgraduate funding.

There is also funding information on the School of Geography web pages.

For information on funding opportunities for international students, please see the International Office website.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months


full time
12 months
part time
24 months


full time
9 months
part time
18 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations34
Written coursework / continuous assessment33
Dissertation33 (10000 words)

Course contact details

Postgraduate Enquiries
+44 (0)115 951 5559