Environmental Management for Business (PgDip/ PgCert), M.Sc.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition Fee
    19000 GBP/year
    Tuition fee
    8500 GBP/year
    Tuition fee
  • English
    Language
,
This MSc in Environmental Management for Business (PgDip/ PgCert) from Cranfield University will equip you to critically evaluate environmental issues and contribute to the economic and policy decision-making process in organisations of any size. It will give you the skills and experience required to monitor and critically evaluate business practice through the environmental auditing and other assessment methods.

About

The concept of sustainable development, which aims to harmonise the economic, social and environmental dimensions of development strategy, is now a key feature of policy-making by governments throughout the world.

You will graduate ready to effectively develop and implement best practice strategies which lead to environmentally and socially responsible products and services.

A major challenge is to change patterns of production and consumption to achieve sustainable development objectives without compromising the future viability of natural and human systems.

Businesses will need to develop strategies that further improve products and processes in response to both consumer demand and the needs of the environment. A new breed of professional is required with insight, skills, knowledge and ability to appreciate all sides of the debate in order to get results.

This MSc in Environmental Management for Business (PgDip/ PgCert) from Cranfield University provides students with the necessary up-to-date knowledge and understanding of environmental issues and policy as they impact on the public, private and voluntary sectors. It also provides students with the ability and skills to develop and implement strategies to promote the sustainable business practice.

Duration
  • Full-time MSc - one year, Part-time MSc - up to three years
  • Full-time PgCert - one year, Part-time PgCert - two years
  • Full-time PgDip - one year, Part-time PgDip - two years

Accreditation

This degree has been accredited by the Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM).

Programme Structure

Modules

This course comprises eight modules, an individual project and a group project.

Core
  • Environmental Management in Practice
  • Environmental Policy and Risk Governance
  • Environmental Valuation
  • Evaluating Sustainability
  • Financial and Economic Appraisal for Environmental Management
  • Principles of Sustainability
  • Risk, Communication and Perception
  • Technology, Environment and Society

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Part-time: throughout the year.
  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 36 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description

      One year full-time, two-three years part-time

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
Check if you match the admission requirements

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

    StudyPortals Tip: The UK government has confirmed new English-language testing requirements for visa and immigration purposes. Learn more

  • Minimum required score (Grade C):

    180

    The CAE test – or the Cambridge Advanced English – is an exam for applicants who wish to get a Certificate in Advanced English. To receive the Advanced certificate, test-takers must score between 142 and 210 on the Cambridge English: Advanced test. Read more about CAE.

    Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

  • Minimum required score:

    92

    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

This course is suitable for graduates with science, engineering, social science or business related degrees keen to pursue careers in resource management; or graduates currently working in industry keen to extend their qualifications; or individuals with other qualifications who possess considerable relevant experience.

Students requiring a Tier 4 (General) visa must ensure they can meet the English language requirements set out by UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) and we recommend booking an IELTS for UKVI test.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.