UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Environmental Modelling

The course is a cross-disciplinary degree that provides rigorous technical and scientific training for the next generation of environmental modelling professionals.

Entry requirements

Applicants are expected to have a 1st or upper 2nd Class Bachelor's degree in a relevant subject (e.g. computer science, environmental science, geography, oceanography, engineering, mathematics, physics or biology) or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Applicants with relevant professional experience will also be considered.

Course modules

Core modules: Models in environmental science; global environmental change; scientific computing; analytical and numerical methods; options: options may include: climate modelling; coastal change; environmental GIS; impacts of climate change on hydro-ecological systems; lakes; ocean circulation and climate change; surface water modelling; terrestrial carbon: monitoring and modelling.

Assessment methods

The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, seminars, tutorials, and laboratory and computer-based practical classes. Assessment is through independent project work, practical-based and written coursework, and the dissertation.

Sponsorship information

UCL Graduate School.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 9,020 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 18,670 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 4,510 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 9,285 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years
PgDip Part-time - 2 years
PgCert Part-time - 2 years
PgCert Full-time - 3 months
PgDip Full-time - 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

Key information

Programme Administrator
Telephone number: 
020 7679 7579