Research & Education

Our community has world-leading and wide-ranging research expertise, with over 250 full and associate members drawn from across UCD’s six constituent Colleges. Use the links below to explore the full scope of environmental research and education opportunites supported by our members. 


Undergraduate Degrees

BSc Sustainability

This unique programme combines the economic, environmental and social dimensions of sustainability, enabling specialisation in one of those dimensions complemented by knowledge and skills from the others. Core modules provide a global perspective on sustainability and include interdisciplinary research, a professional placement, field work in Ireland and Europe and guest lectures from leading researchers, advocates and practitioners. Learn More


Postgraduate Degrees

Ranked within the top 1% of Universities internationally, UCD postgraduate students benefit from an education delivered by experts at the leading edge of their fields internationally and a curriculum constantly updated by the latest research. Use the links below to explore postgraduate opportunities supported by Institute members, focusing on all aspects of natural, rural and urban environments.

For more general information related to postgraduate degrees in UCD, visit the Graduate Studies website here.

Taught Degrees 

Full list of Taught Postgradute Environmental Degrees

Research Degrees

Full list of Research Postgradute Environmental Degrees