Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Environmental Consultancy

The Environmental Consultancy MSc is an exciting course providing the advanced conceptual understanding, detailed factual knowledge, and specialist technical skills for success in a science-based environmental business. It is ideal for graduates with a degree in biology, chemistry, or earth and environmental science. The course, made up from taught modules and a dissertation project, covers the following subjects: solid waste management; groundwater contamination and remediation; ground investigation, design, principles and practice; research methods; introduction to microbiology and microbial transformation of pollutants; aqueous geochemistry; sources, fates and control of pollutants; the environment business; contaminated land; environmental analytical geochemistry; geographic information systems.

Entry requirements

A 2.2 Honours degree, or an international equivalent, in: chemistry; earth science; environmental science; geology; applied science; geochemistry; industrial chemistry. Applicants are also considered on an individual basis with lower or non-standard qualifications and at least two years of relevant experience. Applicants whose 1st language is not English need an overall IELTS score of 6.5 (with at least 6.0 in all sub-skills).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,625 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 48 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

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Key information

Contact: 
School of Civil Engineering and Geosciences
Telephone number: 
0191 208 6605