Taught course

Environmental Pollution Control

University of Wolverhampton · Faculty of Science and Engineering

Entry requirements

A cognate science degree with a minimum second class honours. Candidates without these qualifications will be considered for entry by assessing levels of professional experience and skills, using School based procedures for APL. For students whose first language is not English, a standard of both written and spoken English equivalent to IELTS 6.0 is required.

Months of entry


Course content

Preventing and controlling pollution of the environment is a major challenge facing both developed and developing countries. This applied masters course provides you with a detailed understanding of the key environmental pollutants and of the current methods used to control pollution from land, water and atmospheric sources. The legislative framework for pollution control within Europe is emphasised. The concept of sustainability is key to the approach taken. As a graduate of this MSc you will be equipped to solve environmental pollution problems, through the selection and application of appropriate control and remediation technologies and thus be prepared for careers in a range of pollution control industries, both in the UK and overseas.

Information for international students

IELTS 6.0 is required. Visit: www.wlv.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

UK students
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International students
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Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Please see below for contact details
0800 953 3222