Sustainability & Environmental Studies (MSc)Alejandro Mar Morales

Alejandro, from Mexico, graduated from our MSc in Sustainability and Environmental Studies in 2020. Here he tells us about the experience...

Why did you choose to study at Strathclyde?

The University is highly recommended from UK Educational representatives for engineering subjects, and I found the history of the master’s degree quite interesting.

What aspects of the MSc course did you enjoy the most and why?

I enjoyed the ability to create your own curriculum with optional classes, as it gives you a chance to specialise in one area of the course, as well and their industry project, as it's quite informative and useful for developing working skills

What are your plans on completion of your degree?

I plan to continue my studies by pursuing a PhD with a subject area in decarbonisation.

What type of opportunities did your course involve?

From industry projects within the university and renowned environmental companies across Scotland, to various lecturers and guest speakers in interesting areas of sustainability. The master course is quite complete.

As an international student, what advice would you give to potential students thinking about studying an MSc at Strathclyde?

It is a really good opportunity to study at Strathclyde, the school help you develop your potential and give you the necessary tools to thrive in the industry and is also located in a beautiful city with much to explore.