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This Environmental Economics and Environmental Management programme from University of York is suitable for students from a wide range of backgrounds, including economics, human geography, business, sociology, politics, environmental science and more. 

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Overview

You'll develop the skills needed by today's environmental managers, policymakers and scientists to tackle environmental issues at local, regional and global levels. You'll be prepared for a wide range of careers across the public and private sectors. This Masters also provides a good basis for further study at PhD level.

The core modules will provide you with knowledge in Environmental Economics and a appreciation of the challenges to which economic analysis can be applied. You'll also be equipped to incorporate environmental feedback into economic decision making in a way that satisfies both ecological managers and economists.

You'll be taught by a range of interdisciplinary staff with varied Environmental research interests.

Careers and skills

You'll develop the skills and knowledge you will need to follow a career in an environmental organisation in both the public and private sectors. The Environmental Economics and Environmental Management programme from University of York also provides an ideal basis to progress to further study at PhD.

Career opportunities

Graduates have gone on to work in a range of public sector bodies, including Defra, the Food Standards Agency, the Environment Agency and the OECD. Graduates also work in environmental consultancies, non-governmental organisations and research agencies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Current Research in Environment, Economics and Ecology
  • Applied Environmental Economics 
  • Biodiversity Conservation and Protected Areas
  • Research Skills and Statistical Methods 
  • Business and Environment 
  • Economics for Natural Resources and Environmental Management 
  • Environmental Governance 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications can be submitted year-round, but we recommend you apply as early as possible as entry to many courses is competitive.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2:1 or equivalent. We will also consider your application if you have a 2:2 honours degree and relevant work experience. Ideally you will have studied both some ecology and some economics as part of your degree but applications from students from either discipline are welcome. If you did not have a significant quantitative component to your degree you may also be considered with a requirement to attend a Summer School in Microeconomics and Quantitative Methods.

Tuition Fee

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    18700 GBP/year
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  • National

    8440 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 8440 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for York

646 - 1124 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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