The strengths of this programme lie in the expertise that Plymouth has in areas such as ecological impact assessment, species and habitat restoration, evaluation of contaminated environments, environmental law, geographical information systems, waste management and marine sciences.
The programme builds on one of the most longstanding and most successful Environmental Science courses in Western Europe. The award has received considerable support and recognition from employers and professional bodies (e.g. Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (IEEM), Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA)); you will be advised on which Institutes would be suitable for your needs and you will also be working towards achieving chartered environmentalist status through your masters.
International Student Requirements:
Applicants with overseas qualifications can check their comparability with the UK equivalent through NARIC, who provide an advisory service.
If your first language is not English then evidence of English proficiency is required. The level of proficiency that is required can vary with the type of programme for which you are applying. For further advice on the appropriateness of overseas qualification and proficiency in the use of English, please contact our International Office.
The minimum IELTS score for acceptable English proficiency for entry is normally 6.5.