MSc International Environmental Management

    Study Environmental Management in the UK

Whether relating to global climate change, rising sea levels or pollution, environmental management issues are currently extremely prominent components of international political agendas. Against the backdrop of environmental concern, there is increasing global demand for skilled managers with specific environmental expertise.

Not only is the environment a key concern in itself; it is closely linked with the well-being and economic prosperity of entire countries, leading to its identification as a ‘priority area’ by the World Bank.

The University of Northampton’s MSc International Environmental Management and associated interim awards have been designed specifically to satisfy the requirements of both developed and developing countries.

Delivered in a broad spectrum of innovative formats, ranging from taught courses to distance learning, this programme aims to provide students from all backgrounds with the opportunity to develop postgraduate-level skills which will enable them to become successful environmental managers. Further to the acquisition of subject-specific skills, the course equips its graduates with various transferrable skills such as critical thinking, communication and leadership.

    Typical modules include:

  • Research and Analytical Methods
  • Climate Change and Risk Management
  • Environmental Management Policy and Control (India)
  • Wastes Management in India
  • Pollution Abatement Technologies
  • Geo-informatics for Environmental Management
  • Implementing Sustainability
  • Environmental Psychology
  • Applied Project
  • Research Thesis