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Sustainable Infrastructures and Public Policy

12 months
29400 GBP/year
22200 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Sustainable Infrastructures and Public Policy program from University College London (UCL) prepares the next generation of leaders and decision makers to tackle complex infrastructure challenges, from mitigating climate change and developing clean energy to expanding green infrastructures and improving integrated transport networks. 


Graduates of the Sustainable Infrastructures and Public Policy program from University College London (UCL) gain the tools, practical skills and knowledge to develop robust infrastructure policies to align infrastructure investment with economic, social and environmental goals.

Learning outcomes

Students are taught the conceptual frameworks, policy analysis tools and analytical methods to develop infrastructure policies across a range of sectors. 

Students also study how infrastructure policies shape service delivery, regulation and investment decision-making. 

A focus on leadership and the development of professional skills is emphasised throughout.


Graduates of this Master's of Public Administration acquire skills to work in a range of sectors involved in analysis and/or policy making concerning energy and climate change. Career destinations might include national and local government; utility providers or regulators; international agencies such as the World Bank, United Nations and other global organisations; technology companies focused on sustainable energy; environment agencies; consultancies and think tanks.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Science, Technology, Engineering and Public Policy
  • Analytical Methods for Policy
  • Sustainable Infrastructure and Public Policy
  • Ethics, Institutions and Power
  • Science Advice for Policy
  • Risk Assessment and Governance
  • Clean Energy and Development

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
    • We recommend you apply as soon as possible. The programme may remain open if places are still available and will be closed as soon as it's full or by 30 June.


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of a second-class Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29400 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    22200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22200 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part time

  • UK: £11,100
  • International: £14,700

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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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