Taught course

Environmental Management

Institution
University of Reading · Department of Geography and Environmental Science
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

You are normally required to have a good undergraduate honours degree (2.2) (or equivalent from a university outside the UK) in environmental science, earth/geoscience, chemistry, biology, geography, agriculture or a related field. Applications from those with no first degree but who have previous experience may also be considered.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Join a lively and welcoming Department with outstanding teaching collections and facilities. We were ranked in the top 100 in the world for Environmental Sciences and Geography in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2016. We offer you a unique opportunity to develop your environmental management skills alongside your awareness of environmental science and policy. Build your practical experience with world-leading fieldwork and research projects that will further develop your skills and prepare you for employment or doctoral study.

• Gain a solid grounding in the scientific principles behind environmental management issues

• Accredited by Climate-KIC (knowledge and innovation community)

• Develop skills for a career in areas such as environmental management and consultancy or for future doctoral research

• Take advantage of outstanding teaching collections and facilities housed in modern premises

• Participate in world-leading fieldwork and research

Our students go on to work in a wide variety of academic and research posts, as well as in public and private sector organisations within the UK and internationally. Graduates are highly employable in the growing market for environmental managers and consultants. Our programmes also provide in-service training for those already working within the profession.

Information for international students

IELTS: 6.5 overall with no element less than 5.5 (or equivalent)

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Tom Sizmur
Email
t.sizmur@reading.ac.uk