If you have a passion for wild places, the natural world, and the interactions between these and humans, then Ecological and Environmental Sciences is for you! Contribute to the biggest issues facing our society today: climate change, biodiversity protection, and the provision of ecosystem services.
About the programme
Find out more about what Ecological and Environmental Sciences involves, and why you should study it in Edinburgh.
Find out more about courses you can take, our teaching and assessment methods, and benefits of studying in Scotland.
Put theory into practice by developing your employability and practical skills with these popular field trips across Scotland.
Graduates can expect employment in public and private organisations making policy, giving advice or managing a wide range of environmental activities.
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