University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

Science of Occupational Health, Safety and the Environment

This programme aims to respond to the demand from both industry and enforcement bodies to integrate occupational health, safety and environmental issues.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 (Hons) in an appropriate subject, or a lesser degree followed by at least 2 years approved postgraduate experience. Relevant PGDips (eg. CIEH Dip) will also be considered.

Course modules

Core modules: Safety technology; risk and safety management; occupational health and hygiene; environmental noise; chemical and biological incident management; research methods; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is via the dissertation report and associated viva voce examination.

Sponsorship information

2 school scholarships of £1,000 are available for the best international applicants for taught MSc programmes.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,840 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,840 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 18,900 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,840 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,840 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,840 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,420 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,420 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,420 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,420 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,420 per Year 1 (England) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edgbaston Campus Birmingham B15 2TU West Midlands

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Enquiry Service
Telephone number: 
0121 414 5005