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Environmental Impact Assessment and Management MSc

Oxford Brookes University

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  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    Headington Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    12 months

Course summary

Overview

We have designed our MSc Environmental Impact Assessment in close consultation with industry. You'll gain the knowledge and skill-set needed to work effectively with diverse project stakeholders and multi-disciplinary teams.

The course is aimed at those seeking to develop a career as practitioners working in:

  • environmental consultancy
  • local government
  • regulatory agencies
  • statutory consultees
  • environmental NGOs
  • major development companies
  • engineering firms.

You will learn to devise innovative solutions that maximise the potential for sustainable outcomes by:

  • drawing on the latest concepts in the field
  • harnessing the potential of digital technologies.

Our teaching is informed by the latest developments in theory and practice. We have strong links with the professional practitioner community. This allows us to shape the course design and bring real-world experience to the programme.

Career prospects

Previous graduates on our postgraduate courses in this field have gone on to develop careers such as:

  • environmental consultancy and environmental planning practice e.g. working for companies such as WSP, Ramboll, AECOM, ERM, RPS Group, Savills Ltd, Amec Foster Wheeler, Golder Associates, Nicholas Pearson Associates, Pegasus Group, Waterman Group, Arcadis, Mott MacDonald, amongst many others
  • environmental managers and EIA / Sustainability officers with regulatory agencies and government departments, both in the UK and internationally
  • environmental officers within industry e.g. the mining sector, power generation, automotive sector
  • officers with regulatory and non-statutory bodies and NGOs.

Full-time students have the opportunity to make contact with our distance-learning students, who are typically in full-time employment in the field. All students are encouraged to become part of our virtual alumni network which is hosted on LinkedIn.

Accreditation(s)

Accredited by RTPI as a Specialist Programme. Full RTPI accreditation is available when combined with the Postgraduate Diploma in Spatial Planning. Accredited by RICS for candidates wishing to pursue the Environmental Surveyor pathway to chartered membership.

Application deadline

30 June 2021

Tuition fees

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(international fees)

£ 15,500per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

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Oxford Brookes University

  • University League Table

    51st

  • Campus address

    Oxford Brookes University, Gipsy Lane, Headington, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX3 0BP, England

Oxford is world-famous for its rich history of education and groundbreaking research. It's also only an hour from London by train.
Oxford Brookes courses give students the fundamental skills and experience needed to succeed in their chosen career and become internationally employable.
A dedicated International Student Advice team can help with everything from visas to work options. Trips are offered, so that students can explore the UK.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    52nd out of 71 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 210
    99 49%

    59th

    18
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    66.0 66%

    49th

    13
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.04 81%

    51st

    11

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