Why choose this course
There is a global shortage of qualified civil engineers who specialise in water and environmental engineering. Our MSc in Water and Environmental Engineering will transform you into an expert on water and environmental sustainability, ready to tackle the industry’s complex challenges.
Our fully accredited MSc course from our Centre for Environmental Health and Engineering (CEHE) is increasingly popular and relevant to the needs of future engineers, scientists and professionals in environmental health, water, pollution control, waste management and other sectors.
What you will study
Our MSc Water and Environmental Engineering course attracts UK and international graduates who wish to take advantage of the global interest in water, wastewater, sanitation and waste to develop their careers.
This course will provide you with a solid understanding of the core areas of water and environmental engineering. You’ll gain the skills you need to explore, critically assess and produce systematic and coherent solutions. You’ll do this while integrating core engineering science with practical applications both independently and within a team, and develop an understanding of how this knowledge can be articulated around sustainable development practices.
This course will prepare you for a successful career in the field including, where appropriate, progression to Chartered Engineer status.
A minimum of a 2:1 UK honours degree, or a recognised equivalent international qualification.
Relevant industrial experience may also be considered.
English language requirements
IELTS Academic: 6.5 overall with 6.0 in Writing and 5.5 in each other element.
View the other English language qualifications that we accept.
If you do not currently meet the level required for your programme, we offer intensive pre-sessional English language courses, designed to take you to the level of English ability and skill required for your studies here.