Our courses give you the chance to make industry connections across our many partnerships. You will have access to a wide range of career opportunities in varying sectors, such as; Transport for London, Ferrovial, St Georges, NHS trusts, Local Authorities, Government agencies, Universities and Consultancies.
You will gain industry-recognised qualifications and learn from industry experts. Our staff have all practiced across a range of environmental health, led innovation and change and conducted research that shapes policy and practice. Our awards are accredited with the professional body (CIEH).
Our programme is built around practice and what you will need to use in your future jobs. We have industry experts teach on the award, as well as a programme of visits to support your understanding across various industries, including; food safety, pollution, health and safety, occupational safety and private sector housing.
You’ll go on to satisfying career choices with councils, consultancies and beyond.
Develop your skills in our food inspection and environmental health suite and translate them to professional practice through industry tours and visits.
Postgraduate study will expand your horizons to help you find your role in public, private or voluntary sectors.
Studying Natural Sciences: Five Great Things
Find out the five top reasons to study in the Natural Sciences department at °µÍø½ûÇø
Chartered Institute of Environmental Health accredited
Placement and experience
Academics at our world famous Flood Hazard Research Centre have created an eight point plan for improving flood risk management in England. Their recommendations should minimise the cost and disruption of future flooding.
PhD student at °µÍø½ûÇø discovered crows can discriminate between human languages, as they watch out for potential dangers
In an paper published in the Journal, Global Heart, Dr Mariachiara Di Cesare, a Senior Lecturer in Public Health, describes how non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants (NOACs) could be a cheaper and safer treatment for people who have atrial fibrillation (AF) and are therefore at high risk.
Professor of Environmental Science Lian Lundy, is co-ordinating an international initiative to develop a comparable, open-access on the occurrence of SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19) in sewage. Results will directly inform ongoing research into the use of the approach to provide an early warning of local outbreaks of COVID-19.