University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Environmental Engineering

This course is designed to produce highly-employable graduates who can act as leaders and managers serving the environmental needs of the process industries; the course is intended for graduates with a Bachelor�s degree in engineering or technology and delivers high competency in process engineering design, environmental assessment and research, all in an industrial context; students gain skills in advanced engineering practice, which includes design, operations, problem-solving and practical elements; the advanced practice is centred on themes in energy and environmental applications, so students also gain significant experience in areas such as energy efficiency, carbon capture, renewable energy and water treatment; the course equips students for roles such as project design engineers and environmental consultants.

Entry requirements

2.1 (Upper 2nd Class Honours degree or international equivalent) including: engineering or science degree; excluding: non science/engineering qualifications; other requirements: applicants with a high 2.2 (lower 2nd Class Honours degree or international equivalent) with substantial work experience may be considered; IELTS: 6.0 (no less than 5.5 in any element) TOEFL IBT: 79 with a minimum 17 in writing an listening, 18 in reading and 20 in speaking.

Course modules

Core modules: MSc project; accelerated design training; research planning; environmental risk assessment; air pollution, contaminated land; water treatment; water treatment engineering; Optional modules include: power risk benefit and analysis; power generation and carbon capture; petroleum production engineering; energy storage; natural hazards; wind engineering.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,310 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 18,380 per Whole course (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University Park Campus Nottingham NG7 2RJ East Midlands

Key information

Graduate Admissions
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0115 951 3134