Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Hydroinformatics

This course provides a quantitative training in hydrology, hydraulics and modern information communications technology (ICT) within the context of water management, preparing students for a career in hydroinformatics in the water sector. The course begins with field visits to case studies in the north of England. These provide the stimulus and context for our formal teaching as well as an informal setting for students to get to know staff and fellow students.

Entry requirements

A good 2.2 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in subjects such as: engineering; geography; environmental sciences; Earth sciences; mathematics; physics; geology; chemistry; computer sciences; geomatics. Applicants with different or non-standard qualifications will be considered on an individual basis, particularly if they have relevant industrial experience. Applicants whose 1st language is not English need an overall IELTS score of 6.5 (with at least 6.0 in all sub-skills).

Qualifications

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

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Key information

Contact: 
Water Resources Engineering, School of Civil Engineering and Geosciences
Telephone number: 
0191 208 7457