Kingston University

Kingston University

Sustainable Environmental Development with Management Studies

This course focuses on combining sound environmental practice with economic and social agendas to give students an understanding of the real issues concerning sustainable development, conservation and the management of natural resources. Students examine the types, sources and effects of environmental contaminants and their effects on ecosystems and human health. They also evaluate the changing nature of human interaction with the environment; examine current conservation policy, strategies and issues; and look at the involvement and response of commercial, industrial and public sectors to environmental issues. The management studies modules provide an insight into how the business world operates and introduce students to marketing concepts and people management skills.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree (2.2 or better) or equivalent in geographical, Earth, environmental, biological or chemical sciences, or appropriate professional experience; applicants whose 1st language is not English must have an IELTS score of 6.5 overall with 6.0 in writing and 5.5 in reading, listening and speaking.

Course modules

Modules include: Sustainable environmental management; biodiversity and conservation; water resource management; economic ethics and the social environment; waste management and contaminated land remediation; research analysis and data analysis; finance resource management; managing people and organisations; research project.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,900 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 12,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 2,950 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 6,250 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Penrhyn Road Campus Kingston upon Thames KT1 2EE South East

Key information

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0844 855 2177