MSc: 12 months full time
PGDip: 9 months full time
Part time and tailored enrolment in individual modules possible
Fees per academic year 2013-14
Please contact the School for fee details.
The programme aims to launch competent experienced marine consultants and coastal managers into UK and European businesses to meet the growing demand for multidisciplinary graduates within a rapidly expanding environmental sector.
IMEC combines marine environmental science with management, consultancy and enterprise skills. The modules, case-studies, workshops and projects are supported by industry, government and non-governmental organisations, as well as other academic institutions and include: Royal-Haskoning; Halcrow; Atkins (Coastal Environment); ERM; Environment Agency; and Wood Holmes.
A second-class Honours degree in a relevant subject, or an international equivalent, with three to six months relevant practical experience.
Applicants whose first language is not English require IELTS 6.5, TOEFL 90 (Internet-based), or equivalent.
Our INTO Newcastle University Centre can provide extra tuition to help you meet the University's English language requirements.
The UK Border Agency (UKBA) has rules for international students regarding minimum English language requirements.
International Students, consult your own government for funding. The University offers International Scholarships, and there are funding opportunities by external organisations available.
Students should consult their employers for sponsorship opportunities.
Visit our postgraduate application site.
There is no closing date for this programme. However, international students applying for September 2013 entry should apply by Friday 12 July 2013 to ensure that they have time to put appropriate arrangements in place.
Please note: As a formal condition of the offer to study at Newcastle University, students from outside the UK/EU are required to pay a deposit of £1,500 or submit an official letter of sponsorship for their chosen programme. The deposit payment is non refundable, but will be deducted from tuition fees upon registration.
If you do not fulfil the requirements for the MSc, you may be registered for the Diploma and subsequently upgraded to the MSc on successful completion of the taught components.
This programme is within the subject area of Marine Sciences.