MSc Occupational Hygiene / Careers

Year of entry: 2021

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Career opportunities

Most of our students complete the course part-time while working in a wide variety of roles and sectors. Our course will show you best practice in the evaluation, management and control of occupational hazards for worker health protection and workplace health improvement.

This is a highly desirable skill set as occupational and industrial hygienists are employed in a wide range of sectors, including manufacturing and petrochemical industries, mining, aerospace, retail, hospitality and healthcare businesses.

Our course combines the academic and practical aspects of worker health protection to help your career development in occupational health and industrial hygiene.

Information on careers in Occupational Hygiene with links to the British Occupational Hygiene Society are available here .

Accrediting organisations

The MSc is accredited by the British Occupational Hygiene Society (BOHS).

Students who successfully pass the MSc or PGDip (early exit point) are eligible to commence on the BOHS pathway to Chartered Membership of the FOH.

The MSc qualification exempts graduates from one element of the Chartered Membership assessment process.

Associated organisations