Environmental Sustainability MSc

The University of Edinburgh

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Ensuring the environmental sustainability of society is one of the most significant challenges facing humanity in the 21st century.How can the needs of the world’s growing population be met without threatening the ecological processes that support human well-being?; How can economy and energy systems be restructured to combat climate change?; What policies foster sustainability?; How can the necessary changes in the behaviour of organisations and individuals be promoted?With the MSc ... READ MORE

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Full time | The University of Edinburgh | 1 year | SEP

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Start date
Full Time
1 year


Entry requirements

A UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent, in a biological, environmental or physical science, geography, social science or other relevant subject. Due to the focus of this programme, business-related degrees are not suitable for entry.

Tuition fees

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£15,300 per year
Students from Domestic
Students from Other UK
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Students from Channel Islands
£29,900 per year
Students from EU EU Students
£29,900 per year
International Students

Latest Sustainability reviews

Student Reviewer
24 Jan 20

Sustainable Development MA (Hons)

It has opened a lot of new doors for me, both academically, socially and in terms of the future. I'm really enjoying...
Student Reviewer
07 Dec 18

Sustainable Development MA (Hons)

Good, I love my course and activities, but I feel like student well-being, and welfare is NOT a priority for the uni -...

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How Sustainability students rated:

Student rating ( 3.7) 14 reviews

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Where you'll study

The University of Edinburgh

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