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BA Environmental Management
Gain practical skills in environmental planning, management and impact assessment.

BA Environmental Management / Overview

Year of entry: 2018

Degree awarded
3 years
Typical A-level offer
Grades ABB.
Typical International Baccalaureate offer

32 points overall with grades 6,5,5 at Higher Level subjects.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants

50 / 450 across all five programmes in Planning and Environmental Management.

How to apply
Apply through UCAS .

Course overview

  • You are passionate about the environment and want to learn about environmental systems, the human impacts on them and how to manage these interactions sustainably.
  • You want to take a vocationally-led degree that equips you with a wide range of hands-on environmental and ecological skills that make you highly employable.
  • You want to diversify your learning outside of lectures, enjoying a variety of field visits, work placement opportunities, working for 'real-world clients' and the option to study abroad for a semester.

Open days

We're holding a Planning, Urban Design and Environmental Management Discover Day on Tuesday, 19 December 2017.

Our cities and towns are shaped by decisions made every day by planners, urban designers and environmental managers. On this Discover Day you'll find out more about how you can be involved in shaping the places we live. You'll learn:

  • why cities and towns need to be adapted for the future;
  • how the built environment interacts with the natural world;
  • how planners, urban designers and environmental managers can help shape human behaviour by creating greener, friendlier and more sustainable cities;
  • what it's like to study Planning and Environmental Management at The University of Manchester;
  • the careers available in planning and environmental management, and how you can begin your journey.

Find out more and register at Discover Days - Planning and Environmental Management .


Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2018 will be £9,250. Future inflationary increases may also be applied to each subsequent year of your course, subject to government regulations on fee increases. Tuition fees for international students will be £18,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.


No specific scholarships available for this course.

Contact details

Academic department
School of Environment, Education and Development
Contact name
Emma Curran & Suzi Wright
+44 (0)161 275 0969
Academic department overview
See: The School .

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