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MSc (Eng)Water Engineering

Tuition fee £20,470.00 per year
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Looking after our water resources has never been more important or more challenging.

The world needs engineering graduates who can tackle the problems of flooding, pollution and infrastructure design.

Our MSc aims to meet that demand.

Powered by the world-leading research of our own specialists, the course offers training in sustainable urban development and environmental management. And the chance to carry out research of your own.

The basic structure is September-June: taught modules and
preparation for your dissertation. June-August: complete your dissertation.

Programme structure

The first semester gives you a grounding in the relevant engineering science:
Modelling Methods

In the second semester, you’ll apply that knowledge to a series of topics, including:
Urban Drainage
Groundwater Remediation
Open Channel Flow

Your research dissertation gives you the opportunity to work with an academic on a piece of research in a subdiscipline.

Core modules

Engineering Hydrology
Advanced Hydraulics
Hydrogeology and Research Skills
Water Quality
Computational Methods for Water Engineering

Optional modules

Pollutant Fate and Transport in the Subsurface
Coastal Engineering
SUDS and Green Intrastructure
Risk and Extreme Events
River Mechanics
Water and Sewer Network Design
Remediation of Groundwater Pollution


Lectures by academic staff and industrial partners
Laboratory work
Site visits
Design projects


MSc conference presentation

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 20, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States