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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Hydrology Oceanography

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This MSc course will prepare as a functional hydrogeologist to meet the needs of: industry regulators, non-governmental organizations, government, consultants. The course provides student with the theoretical and practical skills to succeed in a career as a hydrogeologist . Student will develop sound fieldwork skills which are sought-after by employers. Graduates with an MSc in Hydrogeology are in very high demand as there is an expected shortage of hydrogeologists that will continue for the next decade. Additionally, throughout the world, the issue of water scarcity, water security, water economics and health and sanitation all rely on high quality hydrogeology knowledge.

Different course options

Full time | University of Strathclyde | 12 months | SEP-19

Study mode

Full time

Duration

12 months

Start date

SEP-19

Modules

This class provides you with an understanding of: Groundwater Flow Modelling Principals; Well Hydraulics and Pumping Tests Analysis using Groundwater Flow Models; Contaminant Transport Modelling and Geochemical Modelling.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£8,100

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£20,050

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need a first or upper second-class Honours degree from a UK university (or equivalent overseas qualification) in earth sciences, environmental sciences, civil engineering, environmental engineering, water engineering or other related disciplines. Lower degree classifications might be considered if there is strength elsewhere (for example, relevant work experience, excellent final project/dissertation, very strong academic letter of reference, very strong application statement linking with career goals).

University information

Located in the heart of Glasgow, Scotland’s largest city, the University of Strathclyde offers a fantastic experience, where you will enjoy flexible, innovative learning and excellent facilities. Many of their courses can be studied part-time or by distance learning, where you can carry out most of your studies off campus using their virtual learning environment, MyPlace. Their campus offers excellent facilities including state of-the-art...more