The Environmental Engineering MSc provides you with the advanced understanding, technical knowledge and practical skills required to enable you to develop a successful career in the environmental industries worldwide.
Environmental Engineers apply scientific and engineering principles to protect the environment and public health. This comprehensive course enables you to provide clean water, treat wastewater, manage solid waste, remediate contaminated land and control air pollution.
You will study the areas of:
- mathematical and scientific analytical methods appropriate to environmental engineering and research investigations
- engineering project management and design
- integrated pollution prevention and control
- management principles and business practices
- design, construction and operations practices
- health and safety issues
This well-respected course has been running since 1963. Its rich history of both teaching and research assure the quality of the experience for today's students. More than 1000 alumni of the course are now working across the world including some in senior governmental, academic and scientific positions.
You will study a variety of taught modules followed by a research dissertation project. Dissertation projects are carried out in our own well-equipped laboratories, in UK field sites, in industry or overseas.
This course is accredited as meeting the requirements for Further Learning for a Chartered Engineer (CEng) for candidates with an Accredited CEng (Partial) BEng (Hons) or an Accredited IEng (Full) BEng/BSc (Hons) degree.
The course is also accredited by the Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM) and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).
The School of Civil Engineering and Geosciences has an exceptional range of laboratories equipped with a wide range of analytical instrumentation supporting our research, teaching and contract research projects.
- Chemical and Biological Research Laboratories
- Geotechnics and Structures Research Laboratories.