Environmental Sciences Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelors & Masters

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
Marine Environmental Science BSc (Hons) University of Portsmouth 73% 10% 10% £9250 £20200 111 Portsmouth On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) University of Exeter 85% 10% 5% £9250 £29700 157 Exeter On campus Full-time
Environmental Science (with Foundation Year) BSc (Hons) Liverpool Hope University 94% 15% 5% £9250 £12500 106 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Molecular Biology and Environmental Change with a Year in Industry BSc (Hons) Royal Holloway, University of London 88% 0% 5% £9250 £26500 133 Egham On campus Full-time
Environmental Science MEnv The University of Sheffield 78% 0% 10% £9250 £25540 163 Sheffield On campus Full-time
Ecology and Environmental Science (with placement) BSc (Hons) University of Gloucestershire 89% 5% 15% £9250 £15000 £15450 119 Cheltenham On campus Full-time
Geography and Environmental Science BSc (Hons) University of Dundee 87% 5% 0% £9250 £20900 194 Dundee On campus Full-time
Environmental Science MEnv The University of York 79% 0% 0% £9250 £28800 162 York On campus Full-time
Environmental Science with International Foundation Year (September Entry) BSc (Hons) University of Reading 79% 10% 5% £9250 £27650 121 Reading On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) Liverpool Hope University 94% 15% 5% £9250 £12500 123 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Environmental Sciences BSc (Hons) University of East Anglia 70% 0% 0% £9250 £26100 131 Norwich On campus Full-time
International Business and Environmental Sustainability MA (Hons) University of Dundee 87% 5% 7% £9250 £20900 170 Dundee On campus Full-time
Environmental Science (Professional Placement Year) BSc (Hons) Bath Spa University 72% 0% 15% £9250 £15750 106 Bath On campus Full-time
Environmental Sustainability and Geography MA (Hons) University of Dundee 81% 5% 0% £9250 £20900 166 Dundee On campus Full-time
Environmental Science (with integrated year studying abroad) BSc (Hons) Aberystwyth University 92% 2% 5% £9000 £18830 130 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) Bath Spa University 72% 0% 25% £9250 £15750 106 Bath On campus Full-time
Chemistry with Environmental Science BSc (Hons) University of Huddersfield 88% 10% 10% £9250 £17600 135 Huddersfield On campus Full-time
Environmental Sustainability with Foundation Year BSc (Hons) University of Derby 89% 5% 10% £9250 £14900 114 Derby On campus Full-time
Environmental Science with Professional Experience BSc (Hons) University of Reading 79% 10% 5% £9250 £27650 127 Reading On campus Full-time
Environmental Sustainability Science BSc (Hons) Cardiff University 87% 10% 2% £9000 £25450 £28200 127 Cardiff On campus Full-time
Earth, Climate and Environmental Change Msci (Hons) Royal Holloway, University of London 78% 5% 0% £9250 £25200 144 Egham On campus Full-time
Environmental Science (with Study Abroad) BSc (Hons) University of Hull 84% 2% 0% £9250 £9250 £18300 £19500 119 Hull On campus Full-time
Environmental Science with a Foundation Year BSc (Hons) The University of Sheffield 78% 0% 15% £9250 £25540 163 Sheffield On campus Full-time
Earth, Climate and Environmental Change BSc (Hons) Royal Holloway, University of London 78% 5% 0% £9250 £25200 144 Egham On campus Full-time
Ecology and Environmental Science BSc (Hons) University of Gloucestershire 59% 0% 4% £9250 £15000 £15450 149 Cheltenham On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) University of Aberdeen 91% 5% 0% £9250 £26100 £24800 186 Aberdeen On campus Full-time
Environmental Sciences Msci (Hons) University of East Anglia 74% 0% 5% £9250 £26100 127 Norwich On campus Full-time
Environmental Science with a placement year MEnv The University of York - 0% 0% £9250 £28800 162 York On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) University of Hull 84% 2% 0% £9250 £9250 £18300 £19500 114 Hull On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) The University of Sheffield 70% 0% 10% £9250 £25540 159 Sheffield On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) University of Dundee 93% 0% 15% £9250 £20900 148 Dundee On campus Full-time
Environmental Sustainability MA (Hons) University of Dundee 87% 5% 0% £9250 £20900 189 Dundee On campus Full-time
Environmental Sciences with a Year Abroad MSc University of East Anglia 74% 0% 5% £9250 £26100 127 Norwich On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) The University of Nottingham 60% 0% 2% £9250 £28600 144 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Environmental Science Msci (Hons) The University of Nottingham 61% 0% 0% £9250 £28600 161 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Environmental Science and Geography MA (Hons) University of Dundee 87% 5% 0% £9250 £20900 174 Dundee On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) University of Portsmouth 85% 0% 15% £9250 £20200 119 Portsmouth On campus Full-time
Environmental Science with a placement year BSc (Hons) The University of York - 0% 0% £9250 £28800 162 York On campus Full-time
Environmental Science Msci (Hons) University of Exeter 85% 10% 5% £9250 £29700 146 Exeter On campus Full-time
Environmental Science (with Foundation Year) BSc (Hons) University of Hull 84% 2% 0% £9250 £9250 £18300 £19500 119 Hull On campus Full-time
Environmental Sciences with a Placement Year BSc (Hons) University of East Anglia 74% 0% 0% £9250 £26100 134 Norwich On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) The University of York 70% 0% 0% £9250 £28800 157 York On campus Full-time
Environmental Science (with integrated year in industry) BSc (Hons) Aberystwyth University 92% 2% 5% £9000 £18830 130 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
Environmental Science (with integrated foundation year) BSc (Hons) Aberystwyth University 92% 2% 20% £9000 £18830 130 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) Aberystwyth University 92% 2% 0% £9000 £18830 133 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
Molecular Biology and Environmental Change BSc (Hons) Royal Holloway, University of London 88% 0% 5% £9250 £26500 133 Egham On campus Full-time
Environmental Science and Management (Dual Degree) BSc University of Portsmouth 84% 5% 11% £9250 £20200 119 Portsmouth On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) University of Reading 73% 10% 10% £9250 £27650 127 Reading On campus Full-time
Environmental Sustainability BSc (Hons) University of Derby 89% 5% 10% £9250 £14900 114 Derby On campus Full-time
Ecological and Environmental Sciences with Management BSc (Hons) The University of Edinburgh 85% 0% 0% £9250 £34800 208 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
Ecological and Environmental Sciences BSc (Hons) The University of Edinburgh 85% 0% 0% £9250 £34800 197 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
Environmental Science MSc University of Birmingham 80% 0% 5% £9250 - 176 Birmingham On campus Full-time
Environmental Sciences with Placement BSc (Hons) Brunel University - - 10% £9250 £19330 £21260 113 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) The University of Northampton 80% 0% 25% £9250 - 103 Northampton On campus Full-time
Environmental Sciences MSc Brunel University - - 10% £9250 £19330 £21260 113 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
Environmental Sciences with Placement Msci (Hons) Brunel University - - 10% £9250 £19330 £21260 113 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) Kingston University 62% 10% 25% £9250 - 102 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Environmental Sciences with Placement MSc Brunel University - - 10% £9250 £19330 £21260 113 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
Environmental Science (Including Sandwich Year) BSc (Hons) Kingston University 62% 10% 15% £9250 - 111 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Environmental Science with Hazards and Disasters (including Foundation Year) BSc (Hons) Kingston University 82% 10% 9% £9250 - 125 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Environmental Science with Hazards and Disasters (including Sandwich Year) BSc (Hons) Kingston University 82% 10% 9% £9250 - 125 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Environmental Sciences BSc (Hons) Brunel University - - 10% £9250 £19330 £21260 113 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
Environmental Science (with Foundation Year) BSc (Hons) Bangor University 88% 5% 15% £9000 - 122 Bangor On campus Full-time
Environmental Science (with Foundation Year) BSc (Hons) Teesside University - 10% 5% £9250 £15000 89 Middlesbrough On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) Teesside University - 10% 5% £9250 £15000 89 Middlesbrough On campus Full-time
Environmental Science (Including Foundation Year) BSc (Hons) Kingston University 62% 10% 15% £9250 - 111 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Global Environmental Change and Sustainability MSc University of Birmingham 80% 0% 5% £9250 - 176 Birmingham On campus Full-time
Environmental Science with Business Management BSc (Hons) Queen Mary University of London 71% 6% 0% £9250 - 132 London On campus Full-time
Environmental Science MEnvSci Bangor University 89% 5% 15% £9000 - 122 Bangor On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) Queen Mary University of London 64% 10% 18% £9250 - 132 London On campus Full-time
Environmental Science with a Year Abroad BSc (Hons) Queen Mary University of London 64% 0% 10% £9250 - 139 London On campus Full-time
Geography and Environmental Science BSc (Hons) King's College London 78% 10% 5% £9250 - 156 London On campus Full-time
Environmental Sciences with a Foundation Year BSc (Hons) University of East Anglia - 0% 15% £9250 - 98 Norwich On campus Full-time
Environmental Science with Hazards and Disasters BSc (Hons) Kingston University 82% 10% 9% £9250 - 125 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Environmental Sciences with Placement BSc (Hons) Brunel University - - 10% £9250 £19330 £21260 113 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) Bangor University 88% 10% 0% £9000 - 123 Bangor On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) University of Birmingham 68% 2% 3% £9250 - 156 Birmingham On campus Full-time
Global Environmental Change and Sustainability BSc (Hons) University of Birmingham 80% 0% 5% £9250 - 176 Birmingham On campus Full-time
Environmental Science with Business Management with a Year Abroad BSc (Hons) Queen Mary University of London 71% 6% 9% £9250 - 145 London On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) University of Leeds 53% 0% 5% - - 158 Leeds On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) University of Liverpool - 10% 0% - - 144 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Environmental Science with a Research Placement MEnvSci The University of Manchester 73% 5% 5% - - 162 Manchester On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) Nottingham Trent University 89% 15% 10% - - 112 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Environmental Science and the Climate Emergency (Single) with a Year in Industry BSc (Hons) Swansea University 84% 0% 11% - - 135 Swansea On campus Full-time
Earth and Environmental Science MSc Lancaster University 89% 5% 10% - - 139 Lancaster On campus Full-time
Earth and Environmental Science (Study Abroad) Msci (Hons) Lancaster University 89% 5% 10% - - 139 Lancaster On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc The University of Manchester 73% 5% 10% - - 131 Manchester On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) University of Keele 89% 0% 5% - - 117 Newcastle under Lyme On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) Nottingham Trent University 89% 10% 0% - - 115 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Environmental Science (Placement Year) BSc (Hons) Lancaster University 89% 5% 10% - - 139 Lancaster On campus Full-time
Geography & Environmental Science BSc (Hons) Leeds Beckett University 87% - 15% £9250 - 114 Leeds On campus Full-time
Environmental Science and the Climate Emergency BSc Swansea University 84% 1% 5% - - 134 Swansea On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) Lancaster University 89% 5% 10% - - 139 Lancaster On campus Full-time
Earth and Environmental Science BSc (Hons) Lancaster University 89% 10% 10% - - 144 Lancaster On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) Plymouth University 93% 5% 3% - - 131 Plymouth On campus Full-time
Environmental Sciences (Extended) BSc (Hons) University of Greenwich - - 10% £9250 £16150 £17000 98 London On campus Full-time
Environmental Science and the Climate Emergency (Single) with a Foundation Year BSc (Hons) Swansea University 84% 1% 5% - - 134 Swansea On campus Full-time
Environmental Science with Industrial Experience MEnvSci The University of Manchester 73% 5% 5% - - 162 Manchester On campus Full-time
Environmental Science with Foundation Year BSc (Hons) University of Keele 89% 0% 5% - - 104 Newcastle under Lyme On campus Full-time
Environmental Science (Study Abroad) MSc Lancaster University 89% 5% 10% - - 139 Lancaster On campus Full-time
Environmental Science MSc Lancaster University 89% 5% 10% - - 139 Lancaster On campus Full-time
Environmental Science with an Integrated Foundation Year BSc The University of Manchester 73% 5% 5% - - 166 Manchester On campus Full-time
Environmental Science (Sandwich) BSc (Hons) University of South Wales 86% 10% 5% - - 124 Pontypridd On campus Full-time
Environmental Science (with Foundation Year) BSc (Hons) The University of Northampton 80% 0% 25% - - 103 Northampton On campus Full-time
Environmental Science and Sustainability BSc (Hons) University of Glasgow 55% 5% 15% - - 153 Glasgow On campus Full-time
Environmental Science with International Study MEnvSci The University of Manchester 73% 5% 5% - - 162 Manchester On campus Full-time
Environmental Science with Foundation Year BSc (Hons) Plymouth University 93% 5% 20% - - 65 Plymouth On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) Manchester Metropolitan University 80% 10% 10% - - 122 Manchester On campus Full-time
Earth and Environmental Science (Placement Year) BSc (Hons) Lancaster University 89% 5% 10% - - 139 Lancaster On campus Full-time
Environmental Science with Foundation Year BSc (Hons) Manchester Metropolitan University 80% 10% 10% - - 101 Manchester On campus Full-time
Environmental Science MEnvSci The University of Manchester 73% 5% 5% - - 162 Manchester On campus Full-time
Climate Resilience and Environmental Sustainability in Architecture (CRESTA) MSc University of Liverpool - - - £10150 £21350 - Liverpool On campus Full-time
Environmental Science MSc University of Aberdeen - - - £12200 £27000 - Aberdeen On campus Full-time
Environmental Sciences BSc (Hons) University of Greenwich - - - £9250 £16150 £17000 - London On campus Part-time
Environmental Science and Management MSc The University of York - - - £9990 £10590 £22250 £23900 - York On campus Full-time
Environmental Change & Tourism (with Foundation Year) BSc (Hons) Liverpool Hope University - - - £9250 £12500 - Liverpool On campus Full-time
Environmental Sciences MSc University of East Anglia - - - £11000 £22750 - Norwich On campus Full-time
Environmental Science MPhil The University of York - - - £4650 £4806 £23900 £22200 - York On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) Sheffield Hallam University - - - £9250 £15860 - Sheffield On campus Full-time
Environmental Change & Tourism BSc (Hons) Liverpool Hope University - - - £9250 £12500 - Liverpool On campus Full-time
Global Environmental Change MSc University of Greenwich - - - £11000 £17450 - London On campus Full-time
Scientific Computing and Data Analysis (Earth and Environmental Sciences) MSc Durham University - - - £13500 £30900 - Durham On campus Full-time
Environmental Sciences MSc University of Liverpool - - - £10950 £25200 - Liverpool On campus Full-time
Environmental Science with Study Abroad BSc (Hons) University of Exeter - - - £9250 £29700 - Exeter On campus Full-time
Environmental Sciences with Professional Placement BSc (Hons) University of Exeter - - - £9250 £29700 - Exeter On campus Full-time
Global Environmental Change and Sustainability BSc (Hons) University of Birmingham - - - £9250 - - Birmingham On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) University of Birmingham - - - £9250 - - Birmingham On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) University of Birmingham - - - £9250 - - Birmingham On campus Full-time
Environmental Change, Impact and Adaptation MSc Aberystwyth University - - - - - - Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
Environmental Science BSc (Hons) University of South Wales - - - - - - Pontypridd On campus Part-time
Environmental Change, Management and Monitoring MSc University of Hull - - - - - - Hull On campus Full-time
Human Geography and Environmental Sciences PhD The University of Edinburgh - - - - - - Edinburgh On campus Part-time
Environmental Change and Management MSc University of Oxford - - - - - - Oxford On campus Full-time
Environmental Science by Research (MSc) MSc Queen Mary University of London - - - - - - London On campus Part-time
Environmental Science PhD Lancaster University - - - - - - Lancaster On campus Full-time
Soil and Environmental Science MPhil Bangor University - - - - - - Bangor On campus Full-time
Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences PhD The University of Edinburgh - - - - - - Edinburgh On campus Full-time
Chemistry and Environmental Science BSc (Hons) University of Keele - - - - - - Newcastle under Lyme On campus Full-time
Environmental Science and Geography BSc (Hons) University of Keele - - - - - - Newcastle under Lyme On campus Full-time
Environmental Sciences MSc (Res) Bangor University - - - - - - Bangor On campus Full-time
Environmental Science for Sustainability MSc King's College London - - - - - - London On campus Full-time
Environmental Science MSc (Research) MSc (Res) University of Dundee - - - - - - Dundee On campus Full-time
Theatre for Social, Political and Environmental Change MA Lancaster University - - - - - - Lancaster On campus Part-time
Environmental Sciences MRes Brunel University - - - - - - Uxbridge On campus Full-time
Environmental Sustainability MSc The University of Edinburgh - - - - - - Edinburgh On campus Full-time
Environmental Science (Associate Articulation Route with Dundee and Angus College) BSc (Hons) University of Dundee - - - - - - Dundee On campus Full-time
Environmental Change and International Development MSc The University of Sheffield - - - - - - Sheffield On campus Full-time
Environmental Science and Physics BSc (Hons) University of Keele - - - - - - Newcastle under Lyme On campus Full-time
Environmental Science and the Climate Emergency (Single) with a Year Abroad BSc (Hons) Swansea University - - - - - - Swansea On campus Full-time
Geography and Environmental Sciences MSc (Res) University of Birmingham - - - - - - Birmingham On campus Full-time
Environmental Science MSc (Res) Lancaster University - - - - - - Lancaster On campus Full-time
Biology and Environmental Science BSc (Hons) University of Keele - - - - - - Newcastle under Lyme On campus Full-time
Environmental Science MSc (Res) (part time) MSc (Res) University of Dundee - - - - - - Dundee On campus Part-time
Environmental Science and Medicinal Chemistry BSc (Hons) University of Keele - - - - - - Newcastle under Lyme On campus Full-time
Environmental Science (Including Foundation Year) BSc (Hons) University of South Wales - - - - - - Pontypridd On campus Full-time
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Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Environmental Sciences

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £24189 £22414 £26298
25-75 percentile range £21037 - £27771 £16897 - £27576 £20317 - £33339

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £24261 £22844 £27737
25-75 percentile range £21733 - £27002 £18365 - £28155 £22133 - £34944

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Environmental Sciences

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Environmental Sciences who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Typical employers for graduates of Environmental Sciences

  • Local Authorities
  • Environmental Protection Agencies
  • Government Environmental Departments
  • Environmental Monitoring Organisations
  • Environmental Consultancies
  • Nature Conservation Organisations
  • Charitable Trusts

Specialisations within Environmental Sciences

  • Atmospheric Science
  • Ecology
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Geoscience
  • Social Sciences

Jobs of graduates of Environmental Sciences (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Environmental Sciences at University of Brighton

25% Welfare and housing associate professionals
20% Protective service occupations
10% Teaching and Childcare Support Occupation
10% Caring personal services
10% Teaching Professionals
10% Elementary occupations
10% Artistic, literary and media occupations

Grading & Study Time

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Environmental Sciences

Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Environmental Sciences, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.

FAQ

Environmental Sciences is the study of the terrestrial, aquatic and atmospheric environment and human interaction with it.

The median salary of graduates of Environmental Sciences was £24189 15 months after graduation, £22414 3 years after graduation and £26298 5 years after graduation.

  • The following degrees are offered for Environmental Sciences studies:
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Master of Environmental Science - MEnv
  • Master of Arts (Honours) - MA (Hons)
  • Master of Science (Honours) - Msci (Hons)
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Bachelor of Science - BSc
  • Master of Environmental Science - MEnvSci
  • Master of Research - MRes
  • Master of Philosophy - MPhil
  • Doctor of Philosophy - PhD
  • Master of Science (Research) - MSc (Res)
  • Master of Arts - MA