Glasgow Caledonian University

Glasgow Caledonian University

Energy and Environmental Management

The environmental impact assessment of oil and gas exploration, production and distribution is absolutely crucial. Mistakes of the past which has left disastrous consequences such as ground water pollution, contaminated land, health and social problems, must not be repeated. This programme produces graduates that are aware of these problems, are capable of analysing the problems and offering solutions taking into account the local circumstances.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree in energy-related discipline or another relevant subject area such as geology, development, planning and many engineering disciplines. Exceptionally candidates without formal degree qualifications but relevant experience may be admitted to the programme and their progress to Master's would depend on performance in the initial modules. Applicants with equivalent experience are also considered; international students whose 1st language is not English shall be required to demonstrate evidence of satisfactory competence by completing an IELTS test with a score of at least 6.0 (with no element of the score less than 5.5).

Course modules

Core modules include: Health, safety and environmental management; climate change and carbon management; renewable energy technologies; water quality and waste water treatment; project. Elective modules may include: Environmental pollution monitoring and analysis; sustainable waste management; resources and sustainability; environmental planning and impact assessment; hydrochemistry and ecotoxicology; geographic information systems and environmental management; contaminated land and landfill engineering; advanced waste treatment technologies; climate justice.

Assessment methods

The taught modules are assessed by coursework only or a combination of coursework and examination.

Sponsorship information

Some students are eligible for tuition fee support. The fees and financial support that are relevant to you depend on where you lived before coming to university Scholarships of £1,000 are available to all international students; there are no special application forms for scholarships and decisions are made on the basis of the information provided with the application forms.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 - 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Glasgow Caledonian University Glasgow G4 0BA Scotland

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Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Team
Telephone number: 
0141 331 8630