University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

Geo-Environmental Engineering

This degree combines a number of subjects including: geotechnics; microbiology; chemistry and hydrogeology.

Entry requirements

MRes: Normally, a 1st or 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university (or equivalent) in an engineering, life science or earth science discipline: PgCert: UK degree or equivalent qualification; alternative qualifications may also be considered; IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 90-95 IBT or 600.

Course modules

Compulsory modules: Recycling urban land; waste management and landfill design; research methodology and techniques; site investigation and risk assessment; optional modules: Geographic information systems (GIS); water and waste water treatment design; environmental impact assessment; air pollution impact assessment; hydrogeology.

Assessment methods

Master's students undertake a thesis project on a topic selected in consultation with the course leaders; thesis supervisors are selected by the couse leaders.

Sponsorship information

The Department of Civil Engineering/David Livingstone Centre for Sustainability at the University of Strathclyde offers fees-only Excellence Awards to UK/EU students.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,700 per Year 1 (England) 36 months
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,400 per Year 1 (International) 36 months
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,700 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 36 months
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,700 per Year 1 (Scotland) 36 months
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,700 per Year 1 (Wales) 36 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Strathclyde Glasgow G1 1XQ Scotland

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