Welcoming students from a variety of backgrounds, this exciting MSc in Environment, Culture and Society from The University of Edinburgh will explore the core perspectives, concepts, and practices from the arts, humanities and social sciences needed to imagine and enact sustainable environmental futures.
You will develop the critical and creative skills and abilities to assess the importance and implications of geographical and other conceptual debates which shape environmental policy and practice.
The MSc Environment, Culture and Society will equip you to think critically across disciplinary divides, generate new knowledge related to the environment and use this knowledge to address urgent environmental challenges.
You will be encouraged and supported to develop your interests at an advanced level in an area you are most passionate about.
Our graduates have been successful in pursuing a variety of careers, including:
- environmental policy
- animal welfare
- corporate social responsibility
- business communications
Due to the diversity of the topics within the programme, you can work in a range of sectors, including government, NGOs (such as environmental charities and development organisations), the private sector and academia.
This MSc programme comprises:
- compulsory and option courses
Throughout your studies, we will work with you to prepare you for the dissertation project. This will be your opportunity to explore a topic of your choice in relation to the programme and prepare a dissertation that you can use to demonstrate your work to potential employers.
As we are committed to helping people into education while continuing to work or managing family and personal commitments, you may study this programme part-time.
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesArea & Cultural Studies Geography Environmental Sciences View 643 other Masters in Area & Cultural Studies in United Kingdom
- A UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent.
- We may also consider a UK 2:2 honours degree, or its international equivalent, with relevant industry experience.
International29900 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 29900 GBP per year during 12 months.
Home fees have still to be agreed
Part-time per year:
- International/EU: £14,950
Living costs for Edinburgh
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.