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MPhil in Engineering for Sustainable Development

global challenges, engineering solutions
Read more at: Felipe Cox

Felipe Cox

A Framework to Evaluate the Sustainability of a Company's Supply Chain, Developed from the Practices of the UK Retail Industry

Read more at: Ahmed Abdulrahman

Ahmed Abdulrahman

Reducing GHG Emissions From Egypt’s Oil & Gas Industry By Flare Gas Recovery

Read more at: Jacqueline Stenson

Jacqueline Stenson

New product introduction strategies in eastern Africa: A framework for diffusing appropriate technology

Read more at: Tomas Steinacker

Tomas Steinacker

Sustainability in the Food Retail Industry

Read more at: Alexandra Pearson

Alexandra Pearson

The State of Sustainability in New Product Development: A critical review of current practice and organisational conditions that facilitate the integration of sustainable design into new product development

Read more at: Julia Oswald

Julia Oswald

Evaluation of the Energy Use of Packaging in the Food Industry

Read more at: Tareq Al-Ansari

Tareq Al-Ansari

Analysing the Resilience of Qatar National Food Security Program


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.