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Master of Environmental Management and Sustainability

Postgraduate | UON-EMS-MAS | 2024

Solve real-world environmental problems and build connections

Step up to effective environmental leadership at a time when it’s needed most. This UN certified course covers the latest theories around building a sustainable future. Specialise in business management, natural resources, or spatial science.

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2 years full time or part time equivalent
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Master of Environmental Management and Sustainability

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Career opportunities

Depending on your area of specialisation, you may wish to transition into business management, natural resource management, environmental and social impact assessment or spatial science.

Upon graduation, you may consider positions including:

  1. Sustainability manager
  2. Manager of urban and regional development
  3. Manager of a National Park or protected area
  4. Environmental consultant
  5. Environmental scientist

Professional recognition

The following courses have been awarded UNITAR-CIFAL certification:

  • Environmental Legislation and Policy (ENVS6510) 
  • Sustainability and Ecosystem Health (ENVS6525) 
  • Environmental Management (ENVS6530 
  • Impact Assessment and Climate Change Policy (ENVS6545)

Career outlook

Conservation Officers:
$93K to $120K
Environmental Consultants:
$93K to $120K
Environmental Managers:
Over $120K
Environmental Research Scientists:
$93K to $120K
Environmental Scientists:
$93K to $120K
Occupational and Environmental Health Professionals:
$93K to $120K
Park Rangers:
$93K to $120K
Policy and Planning Managers:
Over $120K

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