Environmental Management (Distance Learning), Master | Part time online | Ulster University | United Kingdom
36 months
5120 GBP/year
2137 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This established Environmental Management course from Ulster University combines environmental management practice and theory with proven excellence in distance learning. 

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Environmental Management techniques are integral to conservation, agriculture, forestry, industry and countryside planning. This online Environmental Management course from Ulster University is designed both for new graduates who lack professional experience in environment management and, for professionals in the environment sector who wish to develop their careers, updating their knowledge and skills. It aims to satisfy an industrial and public sector demand for environmental scientists.

The principles and practice of Environmental Management are covered, with specific objectives being to:

  • Understand the importance of an evidence-based approach in developing management strategies
  • Apply quantitative techniques to assess the effects of environmental management
  • Produce environmental impact statements and advise on implementing environmental management systems
  • Apply structured planning principles to site biodiversity management and ecosystem restoration
  • Monitor pollution and assess its environmental effects

Career options 

Most students on the course are already working in industry or public services.

Key skills which will be developed are:

  • Biodiversity management plans and site restoration design
  • Ecological monitoring
  • Environmental management systems
  • Environmental impact assessment
  • Research analysis and data interpretation techniques.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Biodiversity Management
  • Environmental data analysis
  • Environmental Management Project  
  • Pollution Monitoring

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


180 alternative credits
  • Postgraduate Diploma - 120



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

Entry to the PgDip:

  • You must hold a degree in a science or other suitable discipline or demonstrate your ability to undertake the course through the accreditation of prior experiential learning. 
Entry to the MSc: 
  • You initially register for the Postgraduate Diploma (PgDip) and if you complete the PgDip with an overall mark of 50% or higher can proceed to the MSc programme.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    5120 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5120 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    2137 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2137 GBP per year during 36 months.

UK and Republic of Ireland fee 

MSc - £6409.80

PG Dip - £4,273.20

PG Cert - £2136.60


International fee 

MSc - £15,359.40

PG Dip - £10,239.60

PG Cert - £5,119.80


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