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Thursday 18 February 2021 -
21:00 to 22:30
Webinar is in Singapore Time
UK climate change-related courses: your first step in pursuing a career in the green industries

Are you looking to pursue a career in the green industries?

The UK offers fantastic courses for students interested in sustainability and could be the first step into your green career. Join the British Council for this webinar as we speak to UK university academics and recruitment specialists about the different routes into green jobs.

This webinar is suitable for international students who are interested in studying climate change related courses in the UK and pursuing a career in the green industries. It forms part of a global webinar series called Green Careers that the British Council is holding in 2021 in the run up to COP26. The series will explore the different careers that exist within the green sector and some of the routes into them, with a particular focus on the UK's higher education offering in this space.


  • Dr Taro Takahashi, Director of Postgraduate Research at the University of Bristol's Cabot Institute for the Environment
  • Dr Ian Cochrane, Programme Director for Climate Change Finance and Investment at the University of Edinburgh 
  • Amanda Ferguson, Head of Marketing, Student Recruitment and Admissions at the University of Edinburgh
  • University of Glasgow – speaker TBC
  • Irfan Lohiya, Managing Director at Green Recruitment Solutions