MSc in Environmental Management (By Research) (N/345/7/0862/1020)
Environmental management is an issue of critical importance in attaining the sustainable development goals (SDGS) as agreed by leaders of all Nations. From improving a company’s competitive edge in complying with environmental legislations and addressing the global challenges of climate change and energy conservation, environmental management affects us all. As such, national governments, local authorities, industrial companies, commercial enterprises, conservation agencies as well as environmental consultancies and multinational organization are keen to recruit well qualified individuals who possess a broad range of environmental management knowledge and skills.
The aim of this programme is to equip students with specialized research skills with a sound knowledge of environmental management. The programme provides students with the necessary competencies to function effectively in complex environmental management settings and prepares graduates to act in an environmentally proactive manner when making decisions concerning policy, resource utilization and production
Areas of Research
Conservation and Management Ecosystem , Energy and the Environment, Environmental Impact Analysis, Human Dimensions of Environmental Management, Sustainable Land Management Use and Policy, Industrial Ecology and Green Design, Water Resources Management and etc.
Career opportunities abound for students possessing qualifications in environmental management as there are numerous career opportunities in government agencies, banking sector, business entities in the environmental sector and other agencies that deal with environmental issues in their work, national parks and wildlife reserves, conservation organizations and multilateral agencies.