University of Reading

University of Reading

Environmental Pollution

* Gain a thorough understanding of the key principles of environmental science that underpin the assessment and management of contaminated and polluted environments * Take core modules dedicated to providing a solid understanding of the impact of pollution * Develop skills useful to a career in environmental consultancy, contaminated land management and remediation * Take advantage of modern laboratories and facilities * Participate in world-leading fieldwork and research **Environmental Sciences at Reading** Join a lively and welcoming Department with outstanding teaching laboratories and facilities. We were ranked in the top 100 in the world for Environmental Sciences and Geography in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017. We offer you a unique opportunity to develop your environmental management skills alongside your awareness of environmental science and policy. Build your practical experience with world-leading fieldwork and research projects that will further develop your skills and prepare you for employment or doctoral study.

Entry requirements

MSc: You are normally required to have a good undergraduate honours degree (2:2) (or equivalent from a university outside the UK) in environmental science, earth/geoscience, chemistry, biology, geography, agriculture or a related field. Applications from those with no first degree but who have previous experience may also be considered. IELTS: 6.5 overall with no element less than 5.5 (or equivalent).

Course modules

MSc: Sample modules may include: * Pollutant behaviour in the environment * Environmental consultancy * Laboratory analysis of soils and pollutants * Air pollution: effects and control * Waste and environmental management Check our website for more details of the course structure. MSc: * Pollutant behaviour in the environment * Environmental consultancy * Field class (included in tuition fees) * Waste and environmental management * Air pollution

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2018 18,760 per Whole course (International) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2018 8,410 per Whole course (Home/EU) 12 Months
MSc Part-time September 2018 18,760 per Whole course (International) 24 Months
MSc Part-time September 2018 8,410 per Whole course (Home/EU) 24 Months
MSc Full-time September 2019 19,230 per Whole course (International) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2019 8,620 per Whole course (Home/EU) 12 Months
MSc Part-time September 2019 19,230 per Whole course (International) 24 Months
MSc Part-time September 2019 8,620 per Whole course (Home/EU) 24 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Reading RG6 6UR South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions
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01183785289