School of Geography

Postgraduate Taught Courses


MSc Environmental Leadership and Management

  • Engage with experienced environmental leaders
  • Tailor your degree to a specific environmental specialism
  • Develop skills-based competencies needed for employment

There is growing recognition that addressing environmental and sustainability challenges requires a unique combination of fundamental knowledge, practical problem-solving skills and interpersonal competencies.

All of these essential elements are integrated within our MSc Environmental Leadership and Management, one of the first courses of its kind in the UK.

This course will give you the specialist knowledge to directly tackle the complex environmental challenges facing the planet. It will also help you develop your own personal leadership skills, to drive positive change for a sustainable future.

MSc Environmental Leadership and Management course page

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ILM tuition is delivered in collaboration with GWA Limited.

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Approved IEMA University Partner.

Learning from environmental leaders was a very insightful and inspiring experience and prompted me on my own venture into environmental leadership. The assessments were tasks that I enjoyed, as they required creative thinking and allowed me to reflect on my learning across modules.
Sophie Llewellin, MSc Environmental Leadership and Management

Course overview video

Dr Nick Mount and Dr Chris Ives talk about the course (Mandarin subtitles available, click the CC icon).

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Hear from our MSc Environmental Leadership and Management students.

The environmental crisis we face has ignited public passions and focused discussions in communities, boardrooms and ministries across the world. We need a new generation of environmental leaders who can guide this new urgency towards responses that address the magnitude of the challenge.
Dr Jamie Gordon, Regional Manager, Latin America, WWF-UK
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Academic and English language support

We offer pre-sessional English language courses to improve your language level to meet the entry requirements for your degree. There is continued support while you study with us, with courses, consultations and drop-ins available.

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