Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Environmental Engineering

The Environmental Engineering MSc provides students with the advanced understanding, technical knowledge and practical skills required to enable them to develop a successful career in the environmental industries worldwide. Students will learn: 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.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2.2 Honours degree, or an international equivalent, in an engineering, science, physical geography, maths or physics subject; applicants with lower or non-standard qualifications and/or relevant professional experience are considered on an individual basis if they 2 years or more of experience; applicants are expected to submit a personal statement indicating why they would like to undertake the programme; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.0 in each sub-section) or equivalent.

Course modules

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 48 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

Key information

Environmental Engineering, School of Civil Engineering and Geosciences
Telephone number: 
0191 208 7931