University of Stirling

University of Stirling

Environmental Policy and Governance

This programme introduces students to the topic of environmental policy and governance, and to develop students' understanding and awareness of contemporary issues in the area.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2nd Class Honours degree (2.1 preferred) or equivalent in a relevant subject. Applicants without these formal qualifications but with significant appropriate/relevant work/life experience are encouraged to apply. IELTS 6.0 (5.5 in all bands)

Course modules

Modules include: Environmental economics; environmental policy and management; environmental law; energy law and policy; regulating CSR; environmental impact assessment; training for Masters in the arts and humanities; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Modules are assessed typically by a combination of coursework and examination with the weighting varying dependent on the nature of the material taught. Some of the course assessment is also based on the dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
LLM Full-time £ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
LLM Full-time £ 13,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
LLM Part-time £ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees) 27 months
LLM Part-time £ 13,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 27 months

Campus details

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Key information

Telephone number: 
01786 467046