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MPhil in Engineering for Sustainable Development

global challenges, engineering solutions
Read more at: Zhi Yi (Jaclyn) Yeo

Zhi Yi (Jaclyn) Yeo

Sustainability impact assessment on functional ports failure in a changing climate – A Singapore’s context

Read more at: Tatiana Viecco

Tatiana Viecco


Read more at: Priyamvadha Suresh

Priyamvadha Suresh

A comparative analysis of various sustainability assessment indicators used by consulting engineers for large scale infrastructure projects.

Read more at: Shri Gugan Siva Subramaniam

Shri Gugan Siva Subramaniam

The ENERGY-WATER Nexus in the UK: IMPACT OF SHALE GAS exploitation in The Midlands

Read more at: M Abdur Rahman

M Abdur Rahman

Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security in Pakistan

Read more at: Raymond Pritchard

Raymond Pritchard

Narrowing the energy performance gap in non-domestic buildings with aspirational sustainability targets

Read more at: Amanda Plowman

Amanda Plowman

The Replacement of Branch-line Rail Services with Low Energy Powered Autonomous Pods

Read more at: Francesca O'Hanlon

Francesca O'Hanlon

Monitoring and Evaluation in the Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Capacity Building Sector: An Evaluation of the Quality of Evidence to Support CAWST's ‘Theory of Change’

Read more at: Jhon Nuqui

Jhon Nuqui

Improve Power Efficiency by means of Designing and Testing of Power Conditioning and Impedance Matching Circuitry

Read more at: Doros Nicolaides

Doros Nicolaides

Wireless Electric Charge-on-the-move: An appraisal of the potential for the UK Transport Application

Course Overview


The need to engage in better problem definition through careful dialogue with all stakeholder groups and a proper recognition of context.


An ability to work with specialists from other disciplines and professional groups acknowledging that technical innovation and business skills also must be understood, nurtured and combined as precursors to the successful implementation of sustainable solutions.


An understanding of mechanisms for managing change in organisations so future engineers are equipped to play a leadership role.


An awareness of a range of assessment frameworks, sustainability metrics and methodologies such as Life Cycle Analysis, Systems Dynamics, Multi-Criteria Decision making and Impact Assessment.