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Environmental Management, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #25 (QS) ,
The MSc degree programme in Environmental Management at The University of Hong Kong was introduced in September 1989. The overall objective of the programme is to respond to Hong Kong's need for more trained personnel in the field of environmental management. 

About

The curriculum is multi-disciplinary in character and draws on inputs from a broad range of subject areas, including the natural sciences, engineering, environmental policy and law.Written coursework, project and a dissertation provide opportunities for specialized work on specific topics. Internship opportunities are provided for FT students.

The programme in Environmental Management at The University of Hong Kong seeks to provide students with a comprehensive perspective on environmental protection and management issues and to equip them to participate effectively in the resolution of such issues in both the public and private sectors.

This programme is jointly taught by the School of Biological Sciences, the Policy of Sustainability Laboratory, Faculty of Social Sciences, the Departments of Civil Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering, teachers from Law and local practitioners.

Programme Structure

Mode of Attendance

  • Full Time (one year; including daytime, evenings and occasional classes scheduled on Saturday or Sunday for tutorials, field trips and site visits)
  • Part Time (two years; including evenings and occasional classes scheduled on Saturday or Sunday for tutorials, field trips and site visits)

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    • Duration description

      Full Time (one year; including daytime, evenings and occasional classes scheduled on Saturday or Sunday for tutorials, field trips and site visits)

    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
    • Duration description

      Part Time (two years; including evenings and occasional classes scheduled on Saturday or Sunday for tutorials, field trips and site visits)

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • This programme does not recognise GRE® scores.

    The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

General Requirements

  • A Bachelor's degree with Honours in any field. 
  • Work experience is useful but not essential. 
  • Non-local students may only apply to the full time programme.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21800 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    5367 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5367 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Local Students

  • 42,100 HK$
Non-local Students
  • 171,000 HK$

Living costs for Hong Kong

  • 13720 - 23420 HKD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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