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MScEnvironmental Risk Management

Cranfield University
United Kingdom, Cranfield
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Global environmental change, natural disasters and controversial technologies have brought risk to the forefront of science, governance and into the public eye. Demand has grown for individuals with deep expertise in understanding and assessing the complexities of environmental risk. Study an Environment MSc at Cranfield.

Cranfield University hosts a group of internationally renowned experts in a range of environmental disciplines and sustainable development. Cranfield leads and collaborate in research and consulting projects both nationally and internationally.

In particular, Cranfield’s Risk Centre has developed its reputation in risk management research for UK government, delivering research on strategic risk appraisal, risk governance, use of evidence, uncertainty, nanotechnology and disease modelling. Partners include Defra, utility and water clients, EPSRC, NERC, LWEC, ESRC and BIS. Connections allied to this qualification will enhance your employability.

Students benefit from access to expertise within Cranfield’s £3.5m Risk Centre – a specialist centre for research and education in strategic environmental risk appraisal, supported by the Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra).

Programme structure

The modules include lectures and tutorials and are assessed through written examinations and assignments. There is an emphasis on addressing real problems, with practical case studies. This provides the tools required for the group and individual projects.

Career opportunities

Takes you on to diverse and rewarding careers as environmental risk practitioners and managers in local or national government, non-governmental organisations (NGOs), environmental protection agencies, or within the energy, manufacturing or water sectors.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 20, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States