Environmental Engineering, M.Sc.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    19300
    Tuition (Year)
    6630
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
University rank #101 ,
The MSc Environmental Engineering, University of Nottingham course provides highly employable graduates who will act as leaders and managers serving the environmental needs of the process industries.

About

The MSc Environmental Engineering, University of Nottingham course provides highly employable graduates who will act as leaders and managers serving the environmental needs of the process industries.

The programme examines environmental problems like toxic waste, air pollution, waste disposal, energy efficiency, contaminated land and water and equips graduates with a high level competency in process engineering design, environmental assessment, resource management and technological innovation.

The course offers to students with BEng, BSc or non-accredited engineering degrees the skills required to be eligible for Chartered Engineer status.

Key facts

• Offering a unique combination of engineering skills, the department
provides a strong and dynamic learning environment with close links
between research and teaching.

  • Relevance to industry is a strong feature of the department, with a high proportion of teaching staff being chartered engineers and/or having relevant industrial experience, as well as ongoing research links to industry.
  • Many of the projects carried out are sponsored by industry, and industrial sponsorship has been obtained over the years to help improve facilities.

Programme Structure

Core Modules

  • MSc Project Accelerated Design Training Research Planning Environmental Risk Assessment Air Pollution (1)
  • Air Pollution (2)
  • Contaminated Land
  • Water Treatment
  • Water Treatment Engineering

Optional Modules

  • Process Risk Benefit and AnalysisPower Generation and Carbon Capture
  • Petroleum Production Engineering
  • Energy Storage
  • Wind Engineering
  • Fossil Energy Resources

Please note that all module details are subject to change.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Study intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score: 6

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Lower Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Lower Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • Entry requirements:2.1 (Upper 2nd class honours degree or international equivalent)
  • Including:Engineering or Physical Science
  • Excluding:Non Science / Engineering qualifications
  • Other requirements:Applicants with a high 2.2 (lower second class honours degree or international equivalent) with substantial work experience may be considered.
  • IELTS:6.0 (no less than 5.5 in any element)
  • Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic:55 (minimum 51)

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • GBP 19300 International
  • GBP 6630 EU/EEA

Funding

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