Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Hydrogeology and Water Management

This course provides graduates from a range of scientific and engineering disciplines with the opportunity to enhance their knowledge of the nature, occurrence, characterisation and management of groundwater. It also provides theoretical and practical quantitative training relevant to the needs of the water and environmental engineering industries.

Entry requirements

A 2nd Class 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 you have relevant industrial experience. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.0 in each sub-section) or equivalent.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 16,265 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Part-time £ 3,250 per Academic year (home fees) 48 months

Campus details

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Key information

Academic Secretary (Water Resources Engineering)
Telephone number: 
0191 208 7457