MSc Green Infrastructure / Overview

Year of entry: 2021

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Degree awarded
Master of Science (MSc)
Duration
1 year
Entry requirements

We require a UK bachelor's degree with a First or Upper Second (2.1) classification or the overseas equivalent.

Degrees in Planning, Geography, Earth Sciences and Environmental Sciences are desirable, but not essential.

Full entry requirements

How to apply
Apply online

Course options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning
MSc Y Y N N

Course overview

  • We're one of the top 15 Geography departments in the world (Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2020)
  • Studying MSc Green Infrastructure provides opportunities to work across a range of interrelated disciplines, including planning, hydrology, urban forestry, community engagement, development and infrastructure provision, environmental/ecological management, and local/national government.

Open days

We are carefully reviewing all of our recruitment events in light of the developing coronavirus outbreak. View the latest updates on measures we are taking.

As we're unable to host on-campus visits, or attend events like UCAS and overseas recruitment fairs at the moment, take a look at our virtual open day content to help you learn more about the University. You will be able to watch videos about the university, including accommodation, student finance and course-specific sessions. We'll update our website once plans for 2021 events are able to be confirmed.

Fees

For entry in the academic year beginning September 2021, the tuition fees are as follows:

  • MSc (full-time)
    UK students (per annum): £10,500
    International, including EU, students (per annum): £20,500
  • MSc (part-time)
    UK students (per annum): £5,250
    International, including EU, students (per annum): £10,250

Further information for EU students can be found on our dedicated EU page.

Additional expenses

Tuition fees cover the cost of the overseas fieldtrip in Semester 2.

Policy on additional costs

All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).

Scholarships/sponsorships

We offer a number of postgraduate taught scholarships and merit awards to outstanding applicants and international students.

In addition, the Manchester Alumni Scholarship Scheme offers a £3,000 reduction in tuition fees to University of Manchester alumni who achieved a first-class Bachelors degree within the last three years and are progressing to a postgraduate taught master's course.

For more information, see  Fees and funding  or  search the University's postgraduate funding database  .

Contact details

School/Faculty
School of Environment, Education and Development
Contact name
School of Environment, Education and Development +44 (0) 161 543 4028
Email
Website
https://www.seed.manchester.ac.uk/geography/
School/Faculty
See: The School .

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