University of East Anglia UEA

University of East Anglia UEA

Environmental Sciences

The course involves study of atmospheric, oceanic, freshwater and terrestrial environments coupled with an understanding of the interactions with human society; a major study area is the science of climate change and how to adapt to increasing global temperatures and the rise in sea levels; training in environmental sciences equips you with useful transferable skills; the ability to collect, analyse, interpret and present often diverse datasets and to use analytical tools such as numerical models and geographic information systems; a number of subjects are offered, and an array of career options, both in postgraduate research and vocational employment; the flexible course structure suits both students seeking to gain additional training in environmental sciences and non-environmental science graduates from related areas seeking to widen their environmental knowledge and skills; areas of expertise in the School include: earth sciences, atmospheric sciences, oceanography, ecology, soil sciences and environmental economics, environmental impact assessment and management; recent dissertation titles include: potential impacts of climate change and sea-level rise on recharge and saline intrusion in northeast Norfolk; application of traditional user's knowledge to the management of tropical marine fisheries; economics of forest protected area management in Latin America.

Sponsorship information

UEA offers a limited number of scholarships for International students of up to 50 per cent of the value of tuition fees; these awards are based on academic merit.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 7,300 per Whole course (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 7,300 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 7,300 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 7,300 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 7,300 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,300 per Year 1 (EU) 46 weeks
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,300 per Year 1 (England) 46 weeks
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 14,800 per Year 1 (International) 46 weeks
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,300 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 46 weeks
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,300 per Year 1 (Scotland) 46 weeks
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,300 per Year 1 (Wales) 46 weeks

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of East Anglia Norwich NR4 7TJ East of England

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01603 591515