University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Pollution and Environmental Control

The programme is designed to meet the growing need, internationally, for scientists who are able to understand and solve environmental problem; the programme consists of a 7-month taught component and a 5-month project; the taught component has a broad core covering concepts of pollution damage and economics, research methods and analytical techniques; students then specialise in: Environmental; earth, water or atmospheric sciences; engineering; regulation.

Entry requirements

A 1st degree (minimum 2.1 or equivalent) in a scientific or technological discipline; 1st degrees in other subject areas or people with degree-equivalent qualifications may also be considered; IELTS 6.5.

Sponsorship information

Part-funding via Emergency Services Funding (ESF) scholarships is available some years.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Enquiries
Telephone number: 
0161 275 4740