Sustainable Economics, Master | University of Roehampton | London, United Kingdom
12 months
16500 GBP/year
10500 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Sustainability is a world-wide priority and central to business practice. This new MSc in Sustainable Economics at University of Roehampton addresses the growing need for employees who can apply sustainability practices and knowledge.

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On the MSc Sustainable Economics  at University of Roehampton you will gain a thorough understanding and knowledge of how we can reorganise our economy so that it fits within the boundaries of the planet and how businesses can play their part in the sustainability transition.

You will apply economic concepts as well as environmental tools to analyse, appraise and evaluate a range of environmental issues and policies.

You will also gain the essential employability skills necessary for the sustainability transition, whilst a flexible programme structure will benefit those already at work to develop and extend their career skills and opportunities.


As we build the sustainable future together, and understanding of sustainability is crucial to most employment settings as well as to citizens. An increasing number of employers need staff who understand the relationship between business and sustainability.

This programme will provide a strong grounding for consultancy roles in a wide range of sectors focusing on sustainability including fashion, finance, energy, and construction.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Environment and economy 
  • Economics of climate change and biodiversity
  • Research methods 
  • Global economics and system 
  • Systems thinking, complexity and the circular economy

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • September: If you are a prospective postgraduate student who has home fee status, then you can apply close to the start of the course of study. However, if you have international fee status and require a Tier 4 Visa, then you will normally need to apply much earlier. 


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
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180 alternative credits
  • MSc: 180 credits at Level 7
  • PGDip: 120 credits at Level 7
  • PGCert: 60 credits at Level 7


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You should usually hold a second-class honours degree (certain programmes may require a 2:1) from a recognised British or overseas university. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    10500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10500 GBP per year during 12 months.

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.


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