Kingston University London - Environmental Management MSc

Kingston University London

Environmental Management MSc

The MSc in Environmental Management explores the exploitation of natural environments and the relationships between sustainable environmental management and natural ecosystems. It examines how sustainable environmental management and behavior can be promoted and achieved.

The MSc in Environmental Management (Energy) examines current ideas in energy production, conservation, economic value, and the essential "energy trilemma". Once you graduate, you will qualify for GradIEMA professional status. You may also fast-track to PIEMA (practitioner status) with the completion of a work-based competence assessment. This can be a launch pad for future leadership roles.

The final master's award title will be reflected by your chosen pathway:

  • Environmental Management MSc 

     this core pathway explores the rationale behind the exploitation of natural environments. It provides you with detailed knowledge and understanding of the important relationships between sustainable environmental management and natural ecosystems and the value of adopting an integrated approach to studying both.

Reasons to choose Kingston University

  • These courses meet the need for environmental professionals who understand the challenges of sustainable environmental management. 
  • Kingston has established active links with European and American universities, ensuring the courses are globally relevant.
  • These courses offer practical fieldwork experience.*

Entry Requirements

  • A 2:2 or above honours degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline, such as biology, chemistry, geography, Earth sciences, environmental geography, environmental management, environmental sciences, natural resource management, or sustainable development, as the major field(s) of study or a relevant professional qualification, with suitable work experience.
  • IELTS academic test in English with an


    overall score of 6.5,




    no element below 6.0

Career Prospects

These courses offer an excellent foundation for careers in local government, non-governmental organisations, major international companies, independent consultancy and education (eg research and enterprise).

Course Details

You will study the theoretical, practical and legal frameworks promoting sustainable environmental management and other drivers for sustainable behaviour at individual, institutional and governmental scales. You will learn how to innovate, respond to new and emerging challenges and work effectively in changing and unfamiliar situations.

The programme is made up of four modules, each worth 30 credits, and a research project module worth 60 credits. You will be able to choose from modules which explore aspects of sustainable environmental management, such as water, energy and land resources management and climate change.

Core Modules

Environmental Management
Water, Energy and Land Resources Management
Research Methods and Techniques
The Challenge of Climate Change
Research Project

Optional Modules

Professional Placement

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