King's College London

Course Introduction

This programme is designed to meet the need for multidisciplinary training in the study of Earth's environmental changes, both past, present and future. Focusing across the terrestrial, hydrologic and atmospheric components of the Earth system, the course covers both anthropogenic influences and natural variability and includes study of key techniques used by scientists and policymakers to investigate these issues and their potential effects.

Course Modules

Modules include: Methods for environmental research; global environmental change 1: past and present; global environmental change 2: present and future; plus optional modules.

Course Additional Entry

A minimum standard is a 2:1 degree or international equivalent, e.g. GPA of 3.3 from a US University, with preference given to geography, natural sciences (such as environmental science, physics, chemistry and biology) and engineering subjects. Candidates who do not achieve a 2:1 but have professional or voluntary experience will also be considered. Mature candidates will be considered favourably.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £17,040  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £8,520  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £8,520  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £4,260  Academic year. First year home fees