Imperial College London

Imperial College London

Environmental Engineering

This course provides training in all aspects of the supply of clean water; the control of pollution and the protection of public health; waste water treatment; air pollution control; and solid waste management.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree (minimum 2.1) or overseas equivalent; others with relevant industrial and professional experience may also be considered; all applicants whose 1st language is not English require: GCSE, IGCSE, GCE O-level or equivalent at grade C; or Cambridge certificate of proficiency in English (CPE) at grade C; or IELTS score of 7.0 with a score of 6.5 or better in the written and speaking section; or TOEFL paper minimum score of 610 (test of written English (TWE) of 4.5 or more); or TOEFL computer minimum score of 250 (TWE of 4.5 or more); or TOEFL internet minimum score of 100 overall, including a minimum of 24 in the written section and a minimum of 22 in the speaking section.

Course modules

Modules include: Advanced water and wastewater treatment; air pollution control; chemistry for environmental engineering; contaminated land and groundwater; design project; dissertation; environmental analysis; environmental fluid mechanics; environmental management in developing countries; environmental management and decision-making; hydroinformatics; landfill engineering; mathematical and statistical modelling; microbiology for environmental engineering; solid waste management; study tour; water and wastewater treatment; water supply and distribution; business management; sustainable development.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 10,200 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 27,100 per Whole course (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 5,100 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 13,550 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
South Kensington Campus Kensington and Chelsea SW7 2AZ South East

Key information

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Telephone number: 
020 7594 5929