This MSc provides you with a deep understanding of economic theory and policy, and their application to the environment at local, regional and global levels. It develops your analytical abilities to evaluate environmental policy options that could be used to combat a wide range of environmental issues including air and water pollution, biodiversity management and climate change. The programme provides options that enable you to study related subjects in the area of natural resources in agriculture and the protection of rural areas, as well as in the fields of trade and development.
The University of Kent was founded in 1965 and since then has achieved prominence as one of Britain's most innovative and enterprising universities. Our students come from many different backgrounds (there are over 110 nationalities represented at Kent) giving a rich cultural variety on campus. Students come from Hong Kong, Thailand, Japan, the United States, Nigeria and Europe as well as from the UK.