UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

There is a pressing national and international need to understand the nature and consequences of climatic change and to develop adaptation strategies. The course provides rigorous scientific and vocational training for the next generation of climate change professionals.

Course Modules

Core modules: climate dynamics; models in environmental science; past climates; global environmental change; options may include:; biological indicators of environmental change; climate modelling; coastal change; cities and climate change; environmental GIS; impacts of climate change on hydro'ecological systems; non'biological indicators of environmental change; ocean circulation and climate change; politics of climate change; terrestrial carbon (modelling and monitoring); surface water modelling.

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant subject (such as environmental science, geography, oceanography, biology, chemistry, physics or engineering) from a UK university, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Applicants with relevant professional experience in climate science or environmental management will also be considered.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £18,670  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £9,020  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £9,285  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £4,510  Academic year. First year home fees
1 year
Full Time
PgCert
2 years
Part Time
PgCert
1 year
Full Time
PgDip
2 years
Part Time
PgDip