University of Edinburgh

University of Edinburgh

Carbon Management

Designed to create the next generation of carbon managers, auditors and expert advisors, this programme gives students a detailed understanding of climate science and economics and provides a broad and integrated understanding of carbon management.

Entry requirements

A UK 2.1 degree, or its international equivalent; applicants whose 1st language is not English require: IELTS 7.0 (with at least 6.0 in each module); TOEFL internet-based test 100 (with at least 20 in each module); PTE(A) 67 (with at least 56 in each of the communicative skills sections); or CPE grade B or CAE grade A.

Course modules

Compulsory courses: climate change impacts and adaptation; business and climate change; carbon economics; climate change management; applied carbon methods. Optional: global strategic management; issues and perspectives; management of r and d and product innovation; emission reduction project development; corporate responsibility and governance in a global context; low carbon investment; applications in ecological economics; environmental impact assessment; forests and environment; water resource management; integrated resource planning; waste reduction and recycling; energy and society; energy policy and politics; international climate change law; interrelationships in food systems; novel strategies for carbon storage in soil; marine infrastructure and environmental change; land use/environmental interactions.

Assessment methods

Dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,300 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 18,100 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,300 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,300 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,300 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,150 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 9,050 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,150 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,150 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,150 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Edinburgh Edinburgh EH8 9JU Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Programme Administrator
Telephone number: 
0131 650 7542