Environmental Science BSc (Hons) Add to your prospectus

  • Offers study abroad opportunities Offers study abroad opportunities
  • Opportunity to study for a year in China Offers a Year in China

Key information


  • Course length: 3 years
  • UCAS code: F750
  • Year of entry: 2018
  • Typical offer: A-level : ABB / IB : 33 / BTEC : D*DD
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Career prospects

Whether you are just starting your academic life, returning to undertake a postgraduate taught course, or looking to undertake research within the School, career development and future opportunities are important. The Environmental Science degree can prepare you for a wide range of careers including:

  • Geotechnical Assistant
  • Governmental Researcher
  • Project Development Officer
  • Ranger
  • Environmental Consultancy
  • Trainee Chartered Construction Manager
  • Conservation
  • Chartered Surveyor
  • Hydrologist
  • Research Assistant
  • Graduate Transport Planner
  • Environment Officer
  • Primary and Secondary Teacher

By the time you graduate you will have developed valuable skills such as numeracy, literacy, laboratory skills, critical thinking, team work, project management, GIS, research design, policy analysis and a high level of environmental awareness and understanding.

Recent employers

  • British Airways
  • NatWest
  • British Gas
  • BT
  • Civil Service
  • Guardian News Group
  • Hereford Council
  • HM Revenue and Customs
  • Mouchel
  • British Council
  • Pricewaterhouse Coopers
  • Bruntwood
  • University of Manchester
  • Liverpool John Moores University
  • Bradford Council

Work experience opportunities

Our fieldwork programme gives opportunities for fieldwork in all three years, including fieldwork Ireland and Spain. We also have links with universities in France, Germany, Sweden and Finland and Erasmus links with the University of Castilla La Mancha in Toledo and the University of Florence in Italy, enabling students to study overseas during their second year.

Postgraduate opportunities

Given our research environment, gaining your degree at Liverpool is also perfect preparation for postgraduate study at Masters or PhD level, and for a ground-breaking academic career.