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University of Surrey MSc Sustainable Development in Practice | Online
University of Surrey

MSc Sustainable Development in Practice | Online


24 Months


Part time

Distance Learning


The University of Surrey’s online MSc Sustainable Development in Practice will prepare you to use systems thinking and disruptive innovation to solve sustainability challenges faced by governments, organisations and communities. This postgraduate taught online course is run by Surrey’s Institute for Sustainability, a pan-university hub that champions transdisciplinary sustainability research and action.

  • Aligned with the United Nations agenda — We emphasise the execution of sustainable solutions within the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development framework.

  • No standardised test scores required — We accept a wide range of international qualifications to enter our postgraduate courses.

  • No application fees— We are committed to providing accessible education pathways.

Find practical solutions to sustainability challenges now

Throughout the online MSc Sustainable Development in Practice course, you will gain a global understanding on today’s existential challenge: the need to build a new social, economic and institutional system that guarantees long-term wellbeing for all. This course is for you if you are hungry to find practical solutions to sustainability challenges now, not 30 years from now.

  • Academic and career support

  • Innovation-led course approach

  • Real-world case studies

You will graduate with the holistic expertise to lead your organisation into a sustainable future. Get ready to influence policy, change behaviours, develop nature-based solutions, achieve operational compliance with environmental regulations and – most importantly – implement innovative solutions that achieve a more sustainable world for current and future generations.

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