University of Surrey

University of Surrey

Corporate Environmental Management

This programme gives you a solid grounding in issues key to the sustainable development debate. The views of stakeholders such as business groups, environmentalists, government agencies and development institutions will be considered. You will acquire the necessary skills to evaluate existing frameworks, inquire into environmental issues in organisations and industries, and develop sensitive business practices. The programme provides excellent preparation for any corporate-focused environmental career. It provides a route to graduate membership of the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment.

Entry requirements

MSc: A minimum 2.2 in a UK honours degree (or overseas equivalent). Relevant work experience may also be considered. English language requirements: IELTS Academic: 6.5 overall, 6.0 in each component (or equivalent). For current entry requirements, please visit our website. The link is under Course contact details.

Course modules

Example module listing: Environmental law; foundations of sustainable development; environmental auditing and management systems; corporate, social and environmental responsibility; life cycle thinking; ecological economics; environmental science and society; industrial placement; integrated assessment; sustainable development applications; transitions to a low carbon economy; life cycle assessment; psychology of sustainable development; energy policies and economic dimensions; corporate energy management; energy-consumer goods in the home; the energy market from the purchaser's perspective; energy in industry and the built environment; renewable energy and sustainability; transport energy and emissions; emissions trading; risk management optional; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include the completion of a dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2018 9,800 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2018 19,800 per Year 1 (International) 12 Months
MSc Part-time September 2018 1,100 per Credit (Home/EU) 60 Months
MSc Part-time September 2018 2,200 per Credit (International) 60 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site GU2 7XH South East

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