University of Surrey

University of Surrey

Water and Environmental Engineering

**Why choose this course** There is a global shortage of qualified civil engineers who specialise in water and environmental engineering. Our MSc in Water and Environmental Engineering will transform you into an expert on water and environmental sustainability, ready to tackle the industry's complex challenges. Our fully accredited MSc course from our Centre for Environmental and Health Engineering (CEHE) is highly popular and relevant to the needs of future engineers, scientists and professionals in environmental health, water, pollution control, waste management and other sectors. **What you will study** Our MSc in Water and Environmental Engineering attracts UK and international graduates who wish to take advantage of the global interest in water, wastewater, sanitation and waste to develop their careers. Our course will provide you with a comprehensive and robust understanding of the core areas of water and environmental engineering. It will give you the skills you need to explore, critically assess and evaluate problems and produce systematic and coherent solutions. You will do this while integrating core engineering science with practical applications both independently and within a team. You will also develop an understanding of how this knowledge can be articulated around sustainable development practices. This course will prepare you for a successful career in the field including, where appropriate, progression to Chartered Engineer status.

Entry requirements

MSc: A minimum of a 2:1 UK honours degree, or a recognised equivalent international qualification. Relevant industrial experience may also be considered. English language requirements IELTS Academic: 6.5 overall with 6.0 in Writing and 5.5 in each other element.

Course modules

Modules listed are indicative, reflecting the information available at the time of publication. Please note that modules may be subject to teaching availability, student demand and/or class size caps. FULL-TIME Year 1 DISSERTATION PROJECT - Compulsory APPLIED CHEMISTRY AND MICROBIOLOGY - Compulsory ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH - Compulsory WASTEWATER TREATMENT AND SEWERAGE - Compulsory WATER TREATMENT - Compulsory EUROPEAN STUDY TOUR - Optional GEOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION SCIENCE AND REMOTE SENSING - Optional POLLUTION CONTROL AND WASTE MANAGEMENT - Compulsory REGULATION AND MANAGEMENT - Optional WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT AND HYDRAULIC MODELLING - Optional Optional modules for Year 1 - FHEQ Level 7 Please take three optional modules from ENGM040 Regulation & Management ENGM046 European Study Tour ENGM057 Water Resources Management and Hydraulic Modelling ENGM285 Geographical Information Science and Remote Sensing PART-TIME Unstructured (3-5 years) DISSERTATION PROJECT - Compulsory APPLIED CHEMISTRY AND MICROBIOLOGY - Compulsory ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH - Compulsory WASTEWATER TREATMENT AND SEWERAGE - Compulsory WATER TREATMENT - Compulsory EUROPEAN STUDY TOUR - Optional GEOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION SCIENCE AND REMOTE SENSING - Optional POLLUTION CONTROL AND WASTE MANAGEMENT - Compulsory REGULATION AND MANAGEMENT - Optional WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT AND HYDRAULIC MODELLING - Optional Optional modules for Unstructured (3-5 years) - FHEQ Level 7 Please take three optional modules from ENGM040 Regulation & Management ENGM046 European Study Tour ENGM057 Water Resources Management and Hydraulic Modelling ENGM285 Geographical Information Science and Remote Sensing - Not available Distance Learning this year DISTANCE LEARNING Unstructured (3-5 years) DL DISSERTATION PROJECT - Compulsory APPLIED CHEMISTRY AND MICROBIOLOGY - Compulsory ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH - Compulsory WASTEWATER TREATMENT AND SEWERAGE - Compulsory WATER TREATMENT - Compulsory EUROPEAN STUDY TOUR - Optional POLLUTION CONTROL AND WASTE MANAGEMENT - Compulsory REGULATION AND MANAGEMENT - Optional WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT AND HYDRAULIC MODELLING - Optional Optional modules for Unstructured (3-5 years) DL - FHEQ Level 7 Please take three optional modules from ENGM040 Regulation & Management ENGM046 European Study Tour ENGM057 Water Resources Management and Hydraulic Modelling ENGM285 Geographical Information Science and Remote Sensing - Not available Distance Learning this year

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 - 12 Months
MSc Part-time September 2019 - 60 Months
MSc Distance learning September 2019 - 60 Months
MSc Full-time February 2020 - 12 Months
MSc Distance learning February 2020 - 60 Months
MSc Part-time February 2020 - 60 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site GU2 7XH South East

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