University of East Anglia UEA

University of East Anglia UEA

Water Security and International Development

The course interprets water security in its broad political ecology and political economy sense; students critically reflect on the practical and theoretical facets of water security, with a view to developing a better foundation upon which to achieve developmental and environmental objectives; the latest interdisciplinary theory and tools necessary to rise to the challenges are applied and students graduate with the knowledge and tools to understand and audit the water security of a system of interest, be it nation, region, company, sector, scheme or household.

Entry requirements

Good social sciences or natural resources degree, 2.1 or equivalent required; candidates from other disciplines are considered; all applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum 6.0 in all skills), or equivalent.

Sponsorship information

UEA offers a number of scholarships to qualified UK, EU and international students each year; these awards are based on academic merit; please see the website for further details.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,900 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 12,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 5,900 per Academic year (EU fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 2,950 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of East Anglia Norwich NR4 7TJ East of England

Key information

Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01603 591515