University of York

University of York

Environmental Economics and Environmental Management

The MPhil and PhD programmes in environmental economics and environmental management offer interdisciplinary research across economic and ecological sciences concentrated in the following key areas:economics of the environment; ecology and environmental management, with emphasis on marine systems, tropical and temperate forest systems, and egro-ecosystems; the nature and impacts of environmental pollution; sustainable use of terrestrial, marine and freshwater resources; economic growth and environmental health outcomes; environmental health, migration and socio-economic change.

Entry requirements

Applicants to MPhil/PhD programme require a relevant Masters degree. Those without should consider first taking one of the Department�s taught MScs, a pass in any of which would satisfy minimum entry requirements. Applicants whose 1st language is not English will need to ensure that they meet the University�s minimum language requirements.

Sponsorship information

A range of scholarships and studentships are available at postgraduate level. Some scholarships are funded by the University (such as the York Master's Opportunity Scholarship) and some are funded by Research Councils, alumni, businesses and charities. Please check with the provider for details.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time £ 4,165 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MPhil Full-time £ 14,800 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years
PhD Full-time £ 4,165 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
PhD Full-time £ 14,800 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years
PhD Part-time £ 2,083 per Academic year (home fees) 6 years
PhD Part-time £ 7,400 per Academic year (overseas fees) 6 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of York York YO10 5DD Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Postgradudate Administrator
Telephone number: 
01904 324068