M.Sc. MSc/PgD Energy & Environmental Management (Waste)

  • On Campus
  • 12 months
  • GBP12000 per Full programme (International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    )
    GBP4200 per Full programme (National

    Tuition fee for the domestic students.

    )
  • English ( Take IELTS test or Find a course )
| Glasgow, United Kingdom
The MSc EEM (Waste) programme allows students to develop skills and knowledge in modern waste management practices, for those who intend to pursue a career in that area.

Description

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The programme is designed to give a deeper understanding of the inter-relationships between the environment and topics such as energy technology, environmental law, business strategies, policy and other areas. It focuses on environmental auditing, assessment and management procedures, as required by industrial and commercial bodies. Thus the programme emphasises the application of environmental knowledge, but pressures on the wider global environment are also studied. Furthermore, in order that students can better understand these applications, the basic principles of the various disciplines are also covered. The programme has a standard modular structure and a wide variety of teaching and assessment procedures are used..

Career Opportunities

Graduates of this programme can expect to find work as environmental specialists within, or related to, their previous qualifications. Graduates have gone on to work for employers including Local Authorities, regulators such as Scottish Environmental Protection Agency (SEPA), and lecturing and research and consultancy for private companies.

Detailed Course Facts

Application deadline There is no formal closing date for applications, but early application is advised.
Tuition fee
  • GBP12000 per full programme ( International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    )
  • GBP4200 per full programme ( National

    Tuition fee for the domestic students.

    )
Start date , January 2017
Credits (ECTS) 180 ECTS
  • Postgraduate Certificate (PgC) in Energy and Environmental Management, for four postgraduate modules (60 SHEM credits), equivalent to 1 semester of full-time study or 2 semesters of part-time study;
  • Postgraduate Certificate (PgC) in Energy and Environmental Management (Waste), for four postgraduate modules (60 SHEM credits), equivalent to 1 semester of full-time study or 2 semesters of part-time study.
  • Postgraduate Certificate (PgC) in Energy and Environmental Management (Oil and Gas), for four postgraduate modules (60 SHEM credits), equivalent to 1 semester of full-time study or 2 semesters of part-time study.
  • Postgraduate Diploma (PgD) in Energy and Environmental Management for a further four modules (total 120 SHEM credits), equivalent to 2 semesters of full-time study or 4 semesters of part-time study.
  • Postgraduate Diploma (PgD) in Energy and Environmental Management (Waste) for a further four modules (total 120 SHEM credits), equivalent to 2 semesters of full-time study or 4 semesters of parttime study.
  • Postgraduate Diploma (PgD) in Energy and Environmental Management (Oil and Gas) for a further four modules (total 120 SHEM credits), equivalent to 2 semesters of full-time study or 4 semesters of part-time study;
Duration full-time 12 months
Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Part-time, Full-time
Intensity Flexible

Course Content

The programme includes core and optional modules.

Core modules:

  • Sustainable Waste Management.
  • Health, Safety and environmental
  • Contaminated Land and Landfill Engineering
  • Advanced Waste Treatment Technologies
  • Project

Optional Modules:

  • Environmental Pollution Monitoring and Analysis.
  • Resources and Sustainability
  • Environmental Planning and Impact
  • Climate Change & Carbon Management
  • Hydro Chemistry and Ecotoxicology
  • Renewable Energy Technologies
  • GIS and Environmental Management
  • Water Quality and Waste Water Treatment
  • The Oil and Gas Industry
  • Environmental Regulation and Sate control of Oil and Gas
  • Oil and Gas Exploration
  • Combination of coursework, exams and projects.

English Language Requirements

IELTS Take IELTS test
6
CAE score
180(Grade C)
TOEFL paper-based test score (read more)
550
TOEFL iBT® test (read more)
80

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Requirements

UK honours degree 2:2 (or equivalent) in relevant subject area. Applicants with appropriate professional experience may be considered; equivalence to an honours degree may be demonstrated through the University’s procedures for the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Admission to UK universities often requires that students have completed a recognized Bachelor's degree. International students should consider taking a Pre-Master to gain access to UK universities when:

  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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Work Experience

No work experience is required.

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Accreditation

The programme is accredited by the CIWEM, CIBSE and the Energy Institute (EI). Memberships of these institutions are free for students from accredited programmes. Membership of a professional institution is important for securing employment. The programme is recognised by the Engineering Council as suitable further learning for BEng (Hons) degree graduates from an accredited degree to meet the academic requirement for CEng registration.

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