Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Hydroinformatics and Water Management (Euro Aquae)

This course applies advanced information and communications technology to the management of water. Students foster a common international technical culture with students from all over the world, drawing upon the resources and expertise of universities across Europe. The course offers a joint degree between 5 European universities as a part of the Erasmus Mundus co-operation and mobility programme. The partner universities are: Newcastle University (UK); University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis (France); Brandenburg University of Technology at Cottbus (Germany); Budapest University of Technology and Economics (Hungary); Technical University of Catalonia (Spain). Students receive quantitative training in hydrology, hydraulics and modern information communication technology (ICT) within the context of water management.

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. The teaching language is English. Applicants need to develop a basic knowledge of one of the other languages, including German, French, Spanish or Hungarian. Applicants whose 1st language is not English need an overall IELTS score of 6.5.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 24 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

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