Global Environment & Society Academy

Postgraduate opportunities

We offer a range of masters programmes from across the fields of Environment and Society.

Innovative interdisciplinary teaching and learning is at the core of GESA and offers students a powerful route to develop their skills.

Students will benefit from our strong global network of academics, at the University of Edinburgh and beyond, and other international collaborators. Students can use this network to develop their skills and to find employment after graduation.

On-campus masters

Masters programmes associated with the Global Environment and Society Academy (GESA) bring together disciplines from across the University.

Online masters

We offer some masters programmes with online study options.


Some GESA students may be eligible for a scholarship.

Student profiles

See what graduates have to say about interdisciplinary study across the field of Environment and Society.