M.Sc. On Campus

Environmental Economics

University of Peradeniya

12 months
6000 USD/year
270 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The subject of Environmental Economics plays an increasingly central role in both understanding the causes of and designing policy solutions to contemporary environmental problems. Apply to the Environmental Economics MSc programme offered at University of Peradeniya.


Career opportunities

The Environmental Economics MSc programme is offered at University of Peradeniya. The continuing rise in the application of economics to environmental policy formulation has created an increased demand for individuals with state-of-the-art training in environmental and resource economics. As a result, there are promising career opportunities for those who have trained as professional environmental economists: in government, international organizations, industry, NGOs, consultancy and research.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Resource and Environmental Economics
  • Microeconomic Theory
  • Econometrics 
  • Dynamics of Resource Economics 
  • GIS for Natural Resources Management 
  • Multivariate Statistical Methods

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits

60 (coursework + research)


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • This programme requires a strong background in Economics. Applicants must possess a BSc degree with a specialization in Agricultural Economics or in Applied Economics and Business Management or a BA in Economics.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    6000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6000 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    270 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 270 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National CW: LKR100,000; CW + research: LKR200,000
  • SAARC countries: $4,000 (CW); $5,000 (CW + research)
  • Other countries: $6,000 (CW); $7,000 (CW + research)


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