Sheffield Hallam University

Sheffield Hallam University

Environmental Management

Students develop their general management ability and professional expertise alongside specialist knowledge of environmental management. The course allows candidates to focus on specific aspects of environmental management or to develop a broad overview of the subject area.

Entry requirements

Normal entry requirements are a minimum 2.2 Honours degree or equivalent; applicants who do not meet the minimum requirements may be accepted depending on their suitability; this may be assessed by: an interview and/or piece of written work; relevant experience; qualifications; commitment to study; international students: international qualifications are suitable if they are equivalent to a UK 2.2 Honours degree; if English is not the student's 1st language they typically need an IELTS 6.0 score with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills, or equivalent.

Course modules

All years: applied research methods; dissertation; environmental perspectives and policy development; introduction to geographic information system (GIS); environment and infrastructure; professional practice; international resource management strand; water management; environmental management systems; carbon and energy management; wildlife and landscape management strand; cultural landscape management; habitat management; ecological survey and evaluation; optional modules include: minerals and waste; consultancy project; applied ecology.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include: briefing papers; oral presentations; project work; reports; group work and group presentations; proposals; reflections; essays.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time £ 2,070 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Full-time £ 6,200 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 11,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Campus Sheffield S1 1WB Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Telephone number: 
0114 225 5555