Postgraduate programmes

The School of Environmental Sciences is a diverse research community, unique among UK universities, which offers exciting study and research opportunities. We've a large menu of taught postgraduate programmes and a vibrant postgraduate research community.

We have internationally respected experts spanning the full spectrum of Environmental Sciences. They teach and supervise postgraduate students, many pursuing novel research across subject and national boundaries, often with prestigious partners. This greatly enriches the experience and opportunities open to our taught postgraduate and research students.

Three MSc courses and one MRes course are available in the Environmental Sciences; with further opportunities to extend your interests through postgraduate research.



We want to try and help you prepare for the day-to-day costs of studying. These might include things like photocopying in the library, buying textbooks and specialist equipment or going on field classes. We have put together tables of additional costs for guidance, for each subject area, including where departments make contributions towards these costs. The Study costs guide should help you with your budgeting.