The Master's in Environment & Sustainability (MES) is an interdisciplinary, one-year, course-based program at Western University, which uses project-based learning to enhance the graduate student's skill-set, in preparation for a career in the environmental field. The summer co-op follows two intensive academic terms, and is a required part of the student’s degree.
Students can pursue a collaborative thesis-based Master's or PhD
program or a course-based Master's degree program in Environment and
Sustainability (MES). We have introduced a set of Environment and
Sustainability elective courses. The Interdisciplinary Topics in Environment and Sustainability
graduate-level series of courses will be offered to UWO graduate
students with the appropriate prerequisites, as determined by the
The summer co-op is an important part of the students learning, and provides them with the practical knowledge to compliment their academic studies. Throughout the years, students have been a part of some amazing projects to further sustainability in businesses and in government.
We invite you to learn more about our program by clicking on the links below. We look forward to working with you.