Newcastle University

Newcastle University

International Marine Environmental Consultancy (IMEC)

This course meets the growing demand for marine consultants and coastal managers in UK, European and international business. Students draw on key skills in industry-specific modules, learn to develop the commercial value of their knowledge and enhance their career prospects by working with industry partners on their final project. The course brings together core ecological skills with the business elements required to compete in this growing sector. Expert academic staff maintain an extensive network of contacts. A 4 month consultancy project provides opportunities for developing a proposal to collaborate with a world-leading marine consultancy. This interdisciplinary course attracts a wide range of honours graduates. Students' background skills may come from geography, the law and politics as well as marine biology and the environmental sciences. An interest in the marine environment and its management, and a professional, committed attitude are essential.

Entry requirements

A 2.2 Honours degree in a relevant subject, or an international equivalent, with 3 to 6 months relevant practical experience; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time GBP 16,265 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
PgDip Full-time GBP 4,170 per Year 1 (England) 9 months
PgDip Full-time GBP 15,470 per Year 1 (International) 9 months
PgDip Full-time GBP 4,170 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time GBP 4,170 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time GBP 4,170 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 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: 
Postgraduate Programme Co-ordinator, School of Marine Science and Technology
Telephone number: 
0191 208 8912