Heriot-Watt University

Heriot-Watt University

Marine Resource Management

The programme aims to provide students with broadly based expertise in the management of marine and coastal resources including but not limited to fisheries and bioresources and oil and gas; it is designed to enable graduates and professionals from a variety of backgrounds to extend their skills and knowledge to encompass the sustainable development, use, conservation and general management of marine resources.

Entry requirements

For MSc level entry, students must hold a good degree in or a relevant discipline (eg life sciences, engineering, environmental studies, business studies, surveying) from a UK or Overseas University.

Course modules

Oceanography; marine biology and ecology; resource development i; resource development II; environmental policy and risk; sustainability, conservation, and resource management; development appraisal; development project; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Dissertation.

Sponsorship information

A limited number of scholarships are available most years.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,800 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,800 per Year 1 (EU) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (England) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,500 per Year 1 (International) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edinburgh Campus Edinburgh EH14 4AS Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Institute of Petroleum Engineering
Telephone number: 
0131 4513567