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MPhil in Engineering for Sustainable Development

global challenges, engineering solutions
Read more at: Heather Norton

Heather Norton

Dynamic Modelling for Tristan Albatross Conservation

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: Markus Graebig

Markus Graebig

Comparative analysis of land use intensity and environmental impacts of biomass and photovoltaics

Read more at: Haitao He

Haitao He

Plastic Waste Recycling Model A Study of Plastic Supply Chain from UK to China

Read more at: Peng Wang

Peng Wang

A life cycle assessment of mobile phone components

Read more at: Galvin Clancey

Galvin Clancey

Assessing the Sustainability of Spent Mushroom Compost Disposal Options

Read more at: Elie-Adrien Mouzon

Elie-Adrien Mouzon

Product & Business Practice Sustainability Assessment

Read more at: Ehimhen Ejemhen Okoh

Ehimhen Ejemhen Okoh

A whole life cost analysis of a process for recycling scrap tyres as road pavement

Read more at: H Azeem

H Azeem

Sustainability Implications of Piping System Design

Read more at: Jimena Villegas

Jimena Villegas

Comparison Analysis of Green and Conventional Products


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.