Loughborough University

Loughborough University

Water and Environmental Management

This programme is aimed at scientists or professionals intent on improving the delivery of water and environmental services in low and middle-income countries. Students develop knowledge, expertise and skills in many aspects of water, sanitation and environmental management.

Entry requirements

Lower 2nd Class (2.2) degree or above. Successful completion of the Postgraduate Certificate stage (i.e. the first 4 modules of this MSc programme) may be considered as an alternative qualification, permitting transfer to the MSc programme). IELTS overall 6.5 with not less than 6.0 in the individual Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking test.

Course modules

Programme modules, core modules: management of water and sanitation; water and environmental sanitation; data collection, analysis and research; environmental assessment; integrated water resources management; case study; research dissertation. Optional modules (choose 2): wastewater treatment; water for low-income communities; solid waste management; low-cost sanitation; water utilities management.

Assessment methods



Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Loughborough University Loughborough LE11 3TU East Midlands

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Key information

Postgraduate Taught Admissions
Telephone number: 
01509 222496