The MSc in Environment and Development enables you to critically evaluate the multiple dimensions of the inter-relationship between development and the environment, with an abiding concern for social and environmental justice.
This MSc highlights the contested, political and ideological nature of environment and development issues, foregrounding society and nature as inherently linked, historical contexts as highly relevant to current debates, and global capitalism as an underlying force of change. Issues will be explored across a range of geographical scales, seeing the local and global as necessarily inter-related. It will consider the increasingly diverse set of actors, practices and processes driving environment and development issues, and question the power of these to direct agendas and actions.
This programme is affiliated with the University's Global Development Academy.
A UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent.
A UK 2:2 honours degree, or its international equivalent, may also be considered with relevant work experience, a strong personal statement and supportive reference.
College of Science and Engineering