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Water and Environmental Engineering MSc

Water and Environmental Engineering MSc

Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Environmental Engineering Water Engineering

Course type


Course Summary

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. 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. This course is Professionally recognized by Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation (CIHT); Institute of Highway Engineers (IHE); Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE); Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE); European Accreditation of Engineering Programmes (EUR-ACE).

Different course options

Full time | University of Surrey | 12 months | OCT-19

Study mode

Full time


12 months

Start date



This module provides an opportunity for masters students to undertake, guided, individual research into a topic related to their programme of study. Students are required to take independent ownership of their project and demonstrate this through their management of the available resources, including meetings with project supervisor(s), the timely acquisition of relevant information and experimental results.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students need to have a minimum of a 2:1 UK honours degree, or a recognised equivalent international qualification.

University information

The University of Surrey is proud of the cultural diversity of its international community. Over 3,500 postgraduate students, from more than 120 countries across the globe, come to Surrey each year. As a research-led university, Surrey's outstanding contributions benefit society as a whole and address major global challenges. The research-intensive learning environment makes it the perfect choice if you want to study somewhere where you can...more

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