Swansea University

Swansea University

Membrane Technology

Research may include: drinking water treatment: improved methods of potable water treatment, with a view to meeting tightening regulations at cheaper capital and operating costs. Waste-water treatment: technologies for the efficient removal of environmentally harmful materials and thus reduced emissions per output of discharge. Process water treatment: methods for the treatment of process streams enabling the recycling of water and valuable chemical intermediates.

Entry requirements

Normally a 2.1 Honours degree or above in chemical or biochemical engineering, or a related discipline, such as chemistry, biochemistry, physics, or other engineering discipline. English language requirement IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or Swansea University recognised equivalent.

Course modules

Modules may include: modelling membrane processes; membrane and process characterisation; hazardous substances; bioprocessing; development of new membranes; ozonation and advanced oxidation processes (AOPs); pilot scale studies.

Assessment methods

These include a thesis of no more than 30,000 words and a viva voce examination by both an internal and external examiner.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 16,950 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 8,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (England) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bay Campus, Swansea Swansea SA1 8EN Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
College of Engineering
Telephone number: 
01792 295514