Centre for Environment and Sustainability
We were first established in 1992 by Professor Roland Clift, and are now an internationally acclaimed centre of excellence on sustainable development.
Our PhD and EngD courses
Practitioner Doctorate in Sustainability
The University of Surrey has been leading the way in environmental and sustainability…
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Being an MSc student at CES
Our full-time and part-time postgraduate students talk about their time here at the University.
Alongside your usual studies, we offer a free Global Graduate Award in Sustainability. This course will improve your understanding of the world we live in and enable you to gain an understanding of a wide range of issues affecting the sustainability of our planet.
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Professor Richard Murphy talks about the centre and we have Johan Rockström discussing his latest research on the planetary boundaries.
The Centre for the Understanding of Sustainable Prosperity is an ESRC funded multi-institutional research centre, coordinated from the University of Surrey under the direction of Prof Tim Jackson.
Latest blog posts
Patrick Elf reflects upon the recent IAPS conference in Rome: The last time I visited the eternal city...
Winner of the 2018 CES World Environment Day blog competition: Author: Ceri Fenwick Open up the arguments,...