The global challenge of environmental sustainability highlights the need for holistic design and management of complex environmental and technological systems.
This interdisciplinary Master's programme presents environmental issues and technologies within a systems engineering context. Graduates will understand interactions between the natural environment, people, processes and technologies to develop sustainable solutions.
To find out core information about this degree, such as entry requirements, accreditation, programme length and cost, visit the UCL prospectus site.
Students undertake modules to the value of 180 credits. The programme consists of four core modules (60 credits), a collaborative environmental systems project (30 credits), two optional modules (30 credits) and an individual environmental systems dissertation (60 credits). A Postgraduate Diploma (120 credits) is also offered.
Module information is available via pdf below:
- Collaborative Environmental Systems Project (CEGE0029)
- Environmental Systems (CEGE0015)
- Systems Engineering and Management (CEGE0028)
- Systems Society and Sustainability (CEGE0020)
- Environmental Modelling (CEGE0054)
Students choose two modules from the below options:
- Engineering and International Development (CEGE0025)
- Urban Flooding and Drainage (CEGE0039)
- Waste and Resource Efficiency (CEGE0064)
- Water and Wastewater Treatment (CEGE0022)
- Life Cycle Assessment (CEGE0059)
- Offshore and Coastal Engineering (CEGE0023)
- Energy Systems and Sustainability (CENG0026)
- Energy Systems Modelling (BENV0038)
- Industrial Symbiosis (BENV0036)
- Energy, Technology and Innovation (BENV0016)
- Politics of Climate Change (GEOG0083)
- Project Management (MSIN0179)
- Building Energy Efficiency (CEGE0119)
Please note all optional modules are subject to change, timetabling and availability.
All MSc students undertake an independent research project addressing a problem of systems research, design or analysis, which culminates in a dissertation of 10,000 words.