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Sustainable Economics

Sustainability is an urgent global priority and central to business practice. This new MSc in Sustainable Economics explains how the current economy is creating environmental problems and how we can redesign it to be part of the solution.

Key Facts



MSc (Hons) Sustainable Economics


Degree Duration

1 year :Full time


Start Dates

September 2023

Degree Overview

On the MSc Sustainable Economics you will gain a thorough understanding and knowledge of how we can reorganise our economy so that it fits within the boundaries of the planet and how businesses can play their part in the sustainability transition.

You will apply economic concepts as well as environmental tools to analyse, appraise and evaluate a range of environmental issues and policies.

You will also gain the essential employability skills necessary for the sustainability transition, whilst a flexible programme structure will benefit those already at work to develop and extend their career skills and opportunities.

The programme content tackles a wide range of pressing issues, which are important to both industry and policymakers. Topics covered include climate change, biodiversity loss, sustainable economic development, the circular economy, sustainable supply chains and sustainable finance.

This course is also available as a PGDip and PGCert.

  • You may incur additional costs during your education at the University over and above tuition fees in an academic year such as laptops, Stationary and additional resources

Why Study this Degree

We have a long-standing commitment to sustainability at Roehampton and you will work with, and learn from academics with national and international profiles in this area

You can study flexibly with the option to take stand-alone qualifications (PGCert/PGDip) or complete the full MSc