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The University of Edinburgh: Carbon Management (Online Learning)

Institution The University of Edinburgh View institution profile
Department School of GeoSciences
Study type Taught


Are you ready to confront the challenges of global climate change?

Carbon management is at the heart of tackling climate change. It has rapidly become a central part of the global business environment.

With our MSc Carbon Management (Online Learning), you can develop the skills and knowledge to engage critically with climate change discussions and challenges for an equitable transition toward a resilient, low-carbon future for all.

This interdisciplinary programme is fast-paced and dynamic. Your studies will draw widely on the latest research in several climate change related fields. We'll also focus on case studies from Scotland and further afield.

Throughout this interactive degree, you are encouraged to dive in and join the conversation, participate in group activities, and offer your critical analysis of the topics. You can learn not only from lecturers, but also from your fellow students as well. Together, we work to create a positive culture in how we think about and act towards the global climate crisis challenge.

Is the MSc for me? If you want a career where you can be part of the solution to one of the world's greatest and most complex challenges, this programme is for you. This degree may be for you if you're looking to provide climate change skills and knowledge in your organisation or want to move into this field from a completely different one.

We have designed this Online MSc for a diverse range of graduates from the natural, environmental and social sciences, as well as from business, economics, management studies and other related degrees who are passionate about combatting climate change. The mix of our students from various backgrounds results in new ideas and approaches that help make the programme engaging and fun.

Our programme also has excellent relationships with relevant employers and a strong alumni network around the globe.

If you are passionate about climate change and its global impact, this programme is for you.

Online learning This programme is delivered 100% online and part-time, enabling you to study flexibly and at your own pace. Many students continue to work full-time and partake in the programme. You will benefit from interaction and engagement with our expert staff, as well as your peers around the world.


Edinburgh. Extraordinary futures await.

The University of Edinburgh is one of the world's top universities, consistently ranked in the world top 50, and placed 22nd in the 2024 QS World University Rankings.

Our position as one of Britain’s leading research universities was reaffirmed by the results of the 2021 Research Excellence Framework (REF). The University of Edinburgh is one of the world’s top research-intensive universities, ranked 4th in the UK for research power (Times Higher Education, Overall Ranking of Institutions), with 90% of our research activity classified as world leading or internationally excellent in the 2021 Research Excellence Framework.

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