- The programme will introduce you to natural resources and their integration with other aspects of the natural world.
- The emphasis is on tropical applications, which is the Natural Resources Institute's principal specialist area.
- Study at Medway Campus in Kent, and benefit from our renovated laboratory facilities.
- The part-time option is available to UK/EU students only.
Natural ResourcesUniversity of Greenwich (Medway Campus)
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Location: University of Greenwich (Medway Campus)
Study mode full-time
Degree: Masters by research
Start Date: 2021/09/01
Duration: 12 months
Intl fees: £14000
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Gain expertise in sustainable development from the Natural Resources Institute with an MSc by Research in Natural Resources.This research master's in natural resources is for graduates and professionals looking for greater knowledge and expertise in natural resources and sustainable development. With a better understanding of our planet's natural resources, you'll explore how to meet developmental needs without placing unsustainable demands on the environment. The emphasis is on tropical applications, which is a specialist area for the Natural Resources Institute, but the approaches are generic and may be applied globally.This MSc consists of a selection of taught courses (from our MSc Global Environmental Change and MSc Agriculture for Sustainable Development) plus an extended research project which enables you to focus on an aspect relevant to your interests. The programme provides awareness of natural resources, their management and sustainable development. You'll also understand how to apply the principles of sustainable natural resource management to your own discipline.What you should know about this course
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Applicants should have either a first degree appropriate to the study of Natural Resources (for example in the agricultural, biological, or environmental sciences) or equivalent professional qualifications. If you do not have formal entry qualifications you may be admitted, depending on your work experience and responsibilities. Students educated in a language other than English should have an IELTS score of 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each skill) or equivalent.
IELTS: 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each)
Notice: This is the default IELTS grade for The University of Greenwich, Environmental science and ecology. For the most up to date IELTS requirements, please contact our counsellors.
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There is a thriving international community at the university including students from over 100 countries around the world. The International Office is the first point of contact for these students and can help with a variety of matters around living in the UK. This includes assistance with accommodation, registering for medical services and immigration and visas advice. They help with the arrival in London while students get used to their new home and with daily life matters as well as academic ones. There are also language courses on offer for those wishing to learn or improve their English skills. At the heart of student life at the university is the Students Union and all students are automatically members. It offers a range of services to these members including academic and non-academic advice and support, representation and the organisation of various clubs and societies for extracurricular times. It also operates three different bars as well as a shop and an online shop for students. The university has a top record for its sports teams and there are a range of competitive and non-competitive activities on offer. Clubs take part in the BUCS leagues against other universities and colleges and range from cricket and football to netball and self-defence activities. Likewise the societies over all aspects of life including academic, activities and games, campaigning, cultural and performing arts as well as the chance to start their own should students find a niche.