Pioneers of research into global environmental change

Undertake graduate research on our doctoral programme

Over 50 postgraduate doctoral students are hosted by the ECI, on a diverse set of projects which are linked to our research themes. Find out more about joining the 200+ graduated DPhil students who have qualified through our programme.

Apply for our flagship MSc programme in environmental change and management

The ECI's flagship programme - and Oxford's most popular graduate science course - recruits 25 exceptional candidates each year for training and learning across the environment.

Become part of our Sustainability Internship Programme: Training Better Leaders

Our flagship Sustainability Internship Programme is now in its second year and open to enquiries from Oxford University students for placements in summer/autumn 2016.

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Forthcoming Events

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Conference announcement

On 18-20 June 2018 the ECI and Wildlife Conservation Society are hosting a major international conference on 'Intact Forests in the 21st Century'. The conference will bring together leading scientists, researchers, policy experts and practitioners from around the world to review and debate the current state of knowledge relating to intact forests, their values, the threats they face, and the most appropriate responses.

Call for abstracts and registration deadline 30th March 2018. Full details.


Doughnut Economics: How to Think Like a 21st Century Economist by Kate Raworth

The Concept of the Anthropocene by Yadvinder Malhi

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