Environmental Science at University of York - UCAS

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Course summary

Our research expertise spans the whole spectrum of environmental science and is aligned to 3 main themes: Earth systems and environmental change; ecosystems and society; environmental health. All students will be working on their own research project, working closely with their academic supervisor and with the support of other postgraduate students, postdoctoral researchers and staff in their research group. Our range of flexible research programmes are targeted at individuals with a background in environmental science or a related field wishing to pursue a senior research post in the public or private sectors, or a career in academia. Research in this programme is focussed on: Prediction of water quality from catchment characteristics; pollution effects upon soil/plant/water ecosystems; evaluation of critical loads and levels of pollutants; modelling of atmospheric chemistry processes; biogeochemical cycling and sustainability; indoor and outdoor exposure to air pollution; environmental impacts of volcanoes; pathways and impacts of agricultural pollutants.

Modules

https://www.york.ac.uk/environment/postgraduate/mphil-phd/#tab-5

Assessment method

Research project.


Entry requirements

https://www.york.ac.uk/environment/postgraduate/mphil-phd/#tab-3


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £4806 Year 1
EU £27900 Year 1
England £4806 Year 1
Northern Ireland £4806 Year 1
Scotland £4806 Year 1
Wales £4806 Year 1
Channel Islands £4806 Year 1
International £27900 Year 1

Additional fee information

For additional information please see our web pages at: https://www.york.ac.uk/study/postgraduate-research/fees/

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.

Environmental Science at University of York - UCAS