Brunel University London

Brunel University London

Climate Change Impacts and Sustainability

This is a multi-school, interdisciplinary programme that explores the likely impacts of global climate change on society and the wider environment and to instil the skills to develop creative and evidenced solutions. This programme is accredited by the Institution of Environmental Sciences (IES) and the Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM).

Entry requirements

Students will be admitted with a Science or Social Science based degree with a minimum grade of a 2.2 (or equivalent) from a British University (or equivalent). A wide range of disciplines are acceptable, for example: Environmental science; engineering; physics; chemistry; biology; geography; environmental health; marine science; maths; agricultural science; law; history; sociology; psychology; business and economics. Applicants with a 3rd Class Honours degree or other qualifications will be considered if supported by science A-level (or equivalent) and relevant work experience. Such applicants may be required to attend an interview. English Language Requirements: IELTS: 6.5 (min 6 in all areas); Pearson: 58 (51 in all sub-scores); BrunELT: 65 per cent (min 60 per cent in all areas).

Course modules

Modules include: Global climate change; sustainable development in practice; responses to climate change; climate change policy and law; environmental hazards and risk; climate and health; biosphere; research and critical skills in environmental sciences; dissertation.

Assessment methods

A range of assessment methods are employed including coursework reports, group and individual presentations and exams.

Sponsorship information

Scholarship schemes available for this MSc course

1.The Water Conservation Bursary (�4,000)

2.The Queen�s Anniversary Prize Scholarships (6 x �3,000 fee waivers)


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 7,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 16,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 7,000 per Academic year (EU fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 3,500 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 8,250 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 3,500 per Academic year (EU fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Brunel University London Uxbridge UB8 3PH South East

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