What will I learn?

We live in Climate Emergency. Our climate and our environments are changing at the alarming rates, with devastating consequences for the natural environments, threatening the life of present and future generations.**Why Swansea?**- 7th in the UK for satisfied with course [Guardian University Guide, 2021]- Top 10 in the UK for research impact [Research Exercise Framework, 2014-2021]- Top 200 in the Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2021 (Shanghai Ranking)This unique interdisciplinary BSc Environmental Science and the Climate Emergency degree builds on the excellence and expertise of two departments Biosciences and Geography to equip the next generation of graduates who will have a profound understanding of environmental and social science to act boldly, and deliver the next generation of adaptations, mitigations, and solutions.We are ideally placed to offer exceptional fieldwork opportunities. Just a short drive from the UK's first designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the Gower Peninsula, you will have easy access to the Brecon Beacons, rural west Wales and the urban and industrial landscapes of South Wales.Throughout this degree, you will be trained to use your wealth of academic, laboratory, and fieldwork with a strong emphasis on active and practical learning, problem-solving and authentic assessmentThis is an exciting degree programme designed to equip students from across the world with the interdisciplinary expertise gained from the range of climate change, geography, ecology, conservation and social justice modules.

Which department am I in?

College of Science

Study options

Full Time (3 Years)

Tuition fees
£19,100.00 (US$ 25,466) per year
This is a fixed fee
Start date

26 September 2022


Singleton Park Campus

Singleton Park,


SA2 8PP, Wales

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students need to have ACT with 23 – 26 with an IELTS 6.0 with 5.5 in each part of the test (or equivalent).

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


About Swansea University

A dual campus university, Swansea University boasts excellent teaching, research and outstanding student support.

  • Rated in the top 30 UK research universities (REF 2014-21)
  • Awarded gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF)
  • UK Top 15 for career prospects (Complete University Guide)
  • Among the top 10 safest places to study in the UK

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