School of GeoSciences

MSc Environment and Development

An interdisciplinary programme exploring the inter-dependencies between pressing environmental concerns and development pressures.

Postgraduate Open Day - Wednesday 13 November 

Find out more about this programme at our Postgraduate Open Day.  Meet staff and current students, explore the University and become part of our vibrant postgraduate community.

Postgraduate Open Day 13 November

About the programme

Are you ready to explore some of the world’s most pressing challenges?

Applying for your programme

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Entry requirements and how to apply for your chosen programme.

Programme structure

Environment and Development Field trip
The MSc in Environment & Development involves two semesters of taught courses followed by an individual research project.

Field Work

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Details of Environment and Development field work.


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Where can a degree in MSc Environment and Development take you.

Teaching staff

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Profiles on the academic staff that teach on this programme.

Costs & funding options

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Tuition fees and scholarship opportunities.


Apply now and Entry requirements


Survey - new programme opportunities

We have set up three short surveys and would be delighted to hear from anyone interested in postgraduate study online or on campus in ‘Circular Economy’,  ‘Natural Hazards and Risk’, or 'Applied Hydrogeology'.

Your feedback will help shape the content and structure of these new programmes, and there is an opportunity to leave your contact details so we can keep you up to date on any developments.