Environmental Researchers are graduates of BS in Environmental Science, Engineering (Chemical, Industrial, Mechanical, Environmental Health and safety, Bioengineering/Biomedical) or equivalent. At least 3 – 5 years of working experience in the related field is required.

Knowledge, Skills and Attributes
  • Familiarity with Philippine Environmental Laws and Regulations and Land Use and Zoning
  • Strong influencing and stakeholder management skills
  • Effective written and oral communication skills
  • Strong computer literacy
  • Knowledge of statistical analysis tools
  • Analytical skills
  • Project management skills
Cost of Education and Training

The tuition fee in private colleges and universities for BS in Environmental Science/ Environmental Planning and Management or equivalent ranges from ₧ 36,000 – ₧ 70,000 per semester while SUCs offer courses free of tuition or minimal fees per semester.

Employment Prospects
Monthly Salary Range
PhP 20,000 - PhP 35,000

  • Mining and Quarrying
  • Ownership, Dwellings and Real
Propects for Career Advancement

Environmental Specialists may gain experience and specialize as:

  • Climate Change Analysts
  • Environmental Restoration planners
  • Industrial Ecologists
  • Environmental Chemists