University of Leeds

University of Leeds

Environmental Water Consultancy

This is currently the only course in the world that offers you training in environmental water management with a specific focus on consultancy. Building on the University's world-class reputation for water-related research, it delivers highly practical business-focused training to prepare graduates for a role in water consultancy. Be taught by practicing consultants and lecturers, developing the relevant skills that meet industry demand.

Entry requirements

A Bachelor's degree with a 2.1 (Honours) in geography, geology, earth sciences, environmental science, environmental management, chemistry, biology or related disciplines. Relevant work experience is viewed positively and is taken into account, particularly for candidates whose 1st degree grade is slightly below our requirement. We accept a range of international equivalent qualifications.

Course modules

Module include: Professional development; dissertation for river basin dynamics and management; issues and skills for river basin dynamics and management; water consultancy (contract development); hydrological processes and analysis; water consultancy (project management); systems thinking; consulting practice.

Assessment methods

You will be assessed through a range of techniques, such as essays, group and individual reports, exams, presentations, poster presentations, computer-based practicals, and reflective work-based logs.

Sponsorship information

Each year, the School of Geography offers a number of partial fee scholarships for Master students. These scholarships are designed to provide exceptional opportunities to students of outstanding ability, achievement and potential. Please read the terms and conditions before applying.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 18,000 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

Contact: 
School of Geography
Telephone number: 
0113 343 6827