There has never been greater need for scientists who understand how the Earth system functions and responds to human activities, and who can apply this knowledge in the broader social and economic context of managing the environment to ensure a sustainable future.
Research-led teaching with a multi-disciplinary focus will provide you with the knowledge and skills needed to address complex environmental problems such as climate change, air pollution and energy transitions.
Careers and skills
The BSc in Environmental Science (with a placement year) (Hons) programme from the University of York will equip you with practical, applied skills for both environment-related employment and more general career opportunities. The department has a track record of providing a springboard to a wide range of careers and postgraduate research.
- Environmental conservationist
- Graduate policy analyst
- Flood risk officer
- Graduate environmental consultant
- Environmental engineer
- Oil and gas analyst
Accredited by the Institution of Environmental Sciences.
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- Concepts in Environmental Science
- Data Analysis for Environmental Research
- Dynamic Earth
- Ecological Principles for the Environment
- Environment, Development and Society
- Frontiers in Environmental Research
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- 48 months
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DisciplinesEnvironmental Engineering Environmental Management Environmental Sciences View 98 other Bachelors in Environmental Engineering in United Kingdom
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- ABB including two of the following science subjects: Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, Environmental Studies, Mathematics, Physics, Psychology or Life and Health Sciences
Access to Higher Education Diploma
- 30 credits at Distinction and 15 credits at Merit or higher
BTEC National Extended Diploma
- 75% overall including two of the following science subjects: Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, Environmental Studies, Mathematics, Physics, Psychology or Life and Health Sciences
- 34 points including two of the following science subjects at Higher level: Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, Environmental Studies, Mathematics, Physics, Psychology or Life and Health Sciences
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International22650 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 22650 GBP per year during 48 months.
National9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.
Living costs for York
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.