University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

Environmental Entrepreneurship

This course meets the needs of graduate students who want to contribute to environmental improvement and the circular economy, and learn how to identify and evaluate business opportunities.

Course modules

Compulsory modules: Client-based environmental entrepreneurship in practice; qualitative and quantitative research methods; entrepreneurship, innovation and commercialisation; new venture creation. Elective modules: Air pollution, climate change and human health; contaminated land; environmental impact assessment; environmental pollution management; global water policy; pollution and rehabilitation of degraded ecosystems; science, technology and innovation policy; water and wastewater treatment design; energy resources and policy; environmental economics; energy economics; principles of economic appraisal; international environmental law; sustainable product design and manufacturing; water and environmental management; foundations of operational research and business analysis; independent study in collaboration with industry; city systems and infrastructure; creativity and opportunity development; entrepreneurial leadership and resource management; leading issues in circular economy; environmental economics; public health studies.

Assessment methods

Research project.

Sponsorship information

The Department of Civil Engineering/David Livingstone Centre for Sustainability at the University of Strathclyde offers fees-only Excellence Awards to UK/EU students; in addition, £1,000 Excellence Awards for overseas students are also available; the awards are allocated based on the quality of the student but applying early increases the chances of successful allocation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,500 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,500 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 18,000 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Part-time September 2017 - 24 Months
MSc Part-time September 2017 - 36 Months
MSc Mixed mode September 2017 - 60 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Strathclyde G1 1XQ Scotland

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