University of Reading

University of Reading

Environment and Development

This course aims to provide both a rigorous global overview andnuanced, in-depth analyses of the complex inter-relationships between the environment and development at the global, regional, national and local levels, within the converging global development context. You will be equipped with the requisite analytical and conceptual skills to develop critical, interdisciplinary insights into the complex nature of drivers, interactions and trade-offs between improving the well-being of people and the state of the environment.

Entry requirements

Applicants are required to have an undergraduate Honoursdegree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK).

Course modules

Modules include: Perspectives on development; global environmental change and development; resource and environmental economics; energy, climate change and development; research and study skills for independent learning.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 12,600 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Part-time - 24 months

Campus details

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

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions
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0118 378 5289