36 months
21300 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This practical Environmental Science (Hons) degree from University of Liverpool, focusing on real-world issues such as climate change, pollution and resource exploitation will prepare you to play your part in tackling those challenges.

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The Environmental Science (Hons) degree from University of Liverpool is accredited by the Institution of Environmental Sciences and will give you an in-depth understanding of both natural and human induced environmental problems. All of our modules centre on real world issues and application including climate change, pollution, and natural hazards.

Career prospects

Throughout your time at Liverpool, you will receive training in key career skills such as mock interviews, and CV/cover letter writing, while we also run specialised careers fairs to allow you to make the most of your degree after you graduate.

As part of an IES accredited programme, you will also have the chance to attend additional careers and skills training courses, have access to environmental sector linked job opportunities, and make progress towards Chartered Scientist/ Chartered Environmentalist status.

Environmental Science at Liverpool is focused on providing you with the key knowledge and practical skills to be successful within the environmental sector. Our graduates are experienced in report writing, field and laboratory practical skills, oral presentations, project planning, and increasingly coding and modelling skills that are highly sought after by employers.

Our graduates are employed in a variety of areas both within and outside the environmental sector, including:

  • Conservation management
  • Geotechnical surveying
  • Environmental consultancy
  • Accountancy
  • Education
  • Environmental research.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Experiments in Physical Geography
  • Laboratory and Field Techniques for Ecologists 
  • Study Skills and Gis 
  • Theory and Laboratory Experiments in Earth Surface Processes 
  • Climate, Atmosphere and Oceans 
  • Earth Structure and Plate Tectonics 
  • Ecology and Conservation
  • Environmental Chemistry

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A level requirements: ABB 
  • Subject requirements: Two Science A Levels required. We are happy to accept the following: Geography, Geology, Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Mathematics and Further Mathematics, Environmental Science/Studies/Environmental Technology*, Applied Science (Double Award), Economics, Computer Science.
  • BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma: D*DD in a relevant diploma.
  • International Baccalaureate: 33 points, with no score less than 4 including 2 Sciences at Higher Level.
  • Irish Leaving Certificate: H1, H2, H2, H2, H3, H3, including H2 or above in two sciences

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21300 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Liverpool

556 - 1035 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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