University of Leicester

University of Leicester

Global Environmental Change

Applicants develop a broad understanding of the physical processes and human impacts leading to environmental change.

Entry requirements

Students are normally required to have at least a lower 2nd Class Honours degree (or equivalent) in an environment related or a science subject. Upper 2nd Class and 1st Class students are preferred. Appropriate industrial or professional experience can be considered as an equivalent entry qualification on a case-by-case basis.

Course modules

Modules include: Global climate and environmental change; palaeolandscapes; research design and methods in geography; 3 optional modules: 1 of which can be a field trip: biodiversity conservation and global change: tropical East Africa; neotropical rainforests.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,470 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 14,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 5,470 per Academic year (EU fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leicester Leicester LE1 7RH East Midlands

Key information

Telephone number: 
0116 252 3823