12 months
16500 GBP/year
9000 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This IEMA accredited interdisciplinary postgraduate course in Environmental Sustainability and Green Technology from Keele University is for students from any undergraduate degree discipline and provides a broad understanding of environmental problems whilst embedding the appropriate specialist scientific, managerial and generic skills for a career in the environmental sustainability sector.

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Environmental Sustainability and Green Technology from Keele University   is designed to provide an interdisciplinary understanding of environmental challenges whilst giving you the opportunity to specialise in several sustainability themes related to geosciences, energy generation, ecology, green information technology, environmental policy and politics, and project management.

As a student on the course you’ll gain

  • An understanding of knowledge in the areas of science, technology, policy and green political theory relevant to environmental sustainability
  • Experience in analytical and computer techniques to equip you with the skills to contribute to the solving of environmental challenges
  • A conceptual understanding to critically evaluate current research and advance scholarship in environmental sustainability
  • A comprehensive understanding of experimental design, planning and scientific techniques within your research project
  • Problem-solving and team-working skills relevant to the implementation of sustainable technologies and policies.


Our programme places a strong focus on preparing you for your chosen career.

We nurture a three-way process between you – the students – our teaching staff and employers.  We’re fortunate to have great support at Keele to foster these links, with many opportunities for paid internships and placements.  These prove a great way to gain some valuable paid experience, enhance your CV and build your professional networks, reputation and confidence.

Past students from this course have secured researcher roles and a wide range of exciting employment opportunities in industry and the public sector.

View our case studies below to find out what our graduates have gone on to do after they've finished the course. 

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Dimensions of Environmental Politics
  • Case Studies in Sustainability
  • Research and Business Skills, Project and Portfolio Management
  • Research Project
  •  Clean and Green 1 - Power from Above the Earth
  •  Green IT

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

There are no fixed closing dates for the majority of our courses, however some courses may become full and close early. 




180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should have a degree (UK second-class honours degree or above) or equivalent qualification (generally an aggregate mark of at least 60%).  This is an interdisciplinary course, and we accept a degree in any subject.
  • Students without a degree but with relevant professional training will also be considered. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

UK - FT £9,000 / PT £4,950


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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