Natural Resource and Environmental Management, M.Sc. | The University of the West Indies | Bridgetown, Barbados
M.Sc. Blended

Natural Resource and Environmental Management

14 months
15878 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Natural Resource and Environmental Management at The University of the West Indies aims to contribute to sustainable development by training professionals in environmental and natural resource management.


Natural Resource and Environmental Management at The University of the West Indies provides graduate students with advanced training in techniques, mechanisms and policies for sustainable use and management of natural resources with emphasis on the Caribbean.

The Programme is delivered in a maximum of 14 months. This includes a ten-month period for course delivery and assessment, plus a four month period for the research project and paper. Courses are taught as two to three week modules with assessment in each module (see latest Student Handbook).

Students at Natural Resource and Environmental Management at The University of the West Indies will gain knowledge in:

  • Tropical Coastal and Marine Resource Management
  • Climate Change
  • Water Resources Management
  • Land Management and Environmental Resilience

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Concepts and Issues for Environmental Managers 
  • Environmental Planning and Management 
  • Professional Skills for Environmental Management 
  • Geoinformatics for Environmental Management 
  • Resource Economics 
  • Environmental Impact Assessment 
  • Measurement and Analysis in Natural Resource Management 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 14 months

Start dates & application deadlines


45 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Processing Fee (BDS $30 for applicants from  contributing countries OR US $30 for applicants from a non-contributing countries)
  • Birth Certificate (certified or notarized copy)
  • Curriculum Vitae (2 copies)
  • Two (2) Referee reports (PDF)
  • Professional Certificates/Diplomas
  • Marriage Certificate (where applicable) (certified or notarised copy)
  • Legal Affidavit or deed poll if your present name is different from that on the Birth Certificate (certified or notarised copy)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    15878 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18525 USD for the full programme during 14 months.
  • Part time international students 9525 USD
  • UGC-Funding for national students: 6,000.00 BDS per year

Living costs for Bridgetown

1960 - 2590 BBD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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