MSc Global Sustainability Engineering is an important new degree introduced by Heriot-Watt University for September 2021 intake. It builds on our 30 years of experience in researching and teaching sustainable engineering with a global focus.
This programme of study responds to the global demand for graduates with science or engineering backgrounds who can provide technical consultation and deliver specialist solutions to improve sustainability.
Graduates from MSc Global Sustainability Engineering will work at the forefront of sustainable development. They will be able to call on engineering knowledge to identify existing unsustainable processes and practices and implement strategies for improvement.
Graduates with a good first degree from a relevant subject area will be considered. Suitable backgrounds include: engineering or environmental, earth, chemical, physical, or mathematical sciences.
School of Energy, Geoscience, Infrastructure and Society
Energy and Renewables