Keele University

Degree level: Postgraduate

Environmental Sustainability and Green Technology (Taught)

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Course summary

Accredited by the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA), our MSc explores a wide range of complex environmental problems and the new technologies designed to solve them. Studying within Keele’s Energy Campus environment, you'll see renewable energy sources and smart solutions in action, developing the specialist scientific, managerial and generic skills to tackle environmental problems and help establish a sustainable environment. Why choose this course?

  • Top 20 in the UK for Geography and Environmental Studies (Guardian University League Table 2022)
  • £34m investment in state-of-the-art science laboratories, specialist facilities and an extensive range of analytical instruments and equipment
  • Accreditation by the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA) offers you globally recognised GradIEMA professional status
  • Specialise in energy generation, geosciences, ecology, green information technology, environmental policy and politics, and project management
  • Keele’s unique 600 acre campus has become a ‘true Living Lab’, a testbed for a range of smart energy and sustainability initiatives
Our MSc in Environmental Sustainability and Green Technology is accredited by the IEMA, the professional body for everyone working, studying or interested in environment and sustainability. It has been designed to provide diverse, interdisciplinary knowledge and understanding in the areas of science, technology, policy and green political theory relevant to environmental challenges and sustainability. The course incorporates Keele University’s internationally recognised expertise in research and teaching on environmental issues. It is taught by a team of environmental specialists working in the fields of energy, clean technologies, biological sciences, chemical science, project management, and environmental policy and politics. We’ll help you develop the broad skillset needed to devise, implement and evaluate sustainability initiatives, or plan and conduct the research to develop the new solutions, processes and technologies to support them. You'll then put skills, such as critical evaluation, research design, scientific writing, project management, data collection, analysis and interpretation, presentation and more, into practice during your research project. About Keele Keele University was established in 1949 by the former Vice-Chancellor of Oxford University. Founded to meet the needs of a changing world, Keele has always had a pioneering vision to be a different kind of university. We excel in both teaching and research, with some of the most satisfied students in England, and research that is changing lives for the better at a regional, national and global level. Our beautiful 600-acre campus is one of the biggest in Britain – but all the most important services and facilities are on your doorstep, with accommodation, teaching spaces, facilities including a medical centre, sports centre and pharmacy, and a range of shops, eateries and entertainment venues – including the Students’ Union – clustered around the centre.

Modules

For information regarding modules for this course, please visit the course page on the Keele University website.


Entry requirements

Applicants should have a UK honours degree at 2:2 or above or equivalent qualification. We accept a degree in any subject as this is an interdisciplinary course. Students without a degree but with relevant professional training will also be considered. For International students who are applying from a country where English is not the first language, we’ll need some evidence of your English language competence. We need an overall IELTS score of at least 6.5 with a score of at least 5.5 in each sub-set (or equivalent). The University also accepts a range of internationally recognised English tests. If you don’t meet these English language requirements, Keele offers a range of English language preparation programmes. If you’re accepted on to the course then we’ll give you lots of support in developing your language skills and you’ll undertake a programme carefully integrated with the content of this MSc.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

Information relating to the tuition fees and funding options for this course can be viewed on the Keele University website. https://www.keele.ac.uk/study/postgraduatestudy/tuitionfeesandfunding
Environmental Sustainability and Green Technology at Keele University - UCAS