University of Reading

University of Reading

Environmental Pollution

Join a lively and welcoming Department with outstanding teaching collections 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 2016. 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. • 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 applicable to a career in environmental consultancy, contaminated land management and remediation • Take advantage of outstanding collections and facilities • Participate in world-leading fieldwork and research.

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 12 months
MSc Part-time - 24 months
PgCert Full-time - 3 months
PgDip Full-time - 6 months

Campus details

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

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Key information

Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
0118 378 5289