Do you want to help ensure that nature and the environment are managed as well as possible? Are you curious about how environmental factors like mercury and ticks affect people? Would you like to conduct research on bears and beavers? Studies at USN provide you with a holistic understanding of the natural environment and maths/science, plus the knowledge and skills that society needs.

The world faces major challenges related to climate change, diminishing biodiversity, proper use of soil and water resources and the proliferation of environmental contaminants into the air, soil and water. Scientific expertise is essential to the success of sustainable development. 

At USN, dedicated lecturers, field teaching, well-equipped laboratories and the closely aligned theory and practice await you. We also have a master’s level teacher training programme in maths/science for students who are particularly interested in mathematics and physics.