Study Hydrology & Water Management in United Kingdom

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Hydrology & Water Management in United Kingdom

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Studying Hydrology & Water Management

Hydrology and water management deals with global water-related issues such as water quality and water distribution. Hydrology degrees are strongly connected to environmental engineering, but they can also include topics related to policy making and administration of resources. Graduates can become scientific resources managers, hydrogeologists or lecturers.

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59 Hydrology & Water Management Master's degrees in United Kingdom

M.Sc. River Basin Dynamics and Management with Geographical Information Systems

River basins are of fundamental importance to the world’s population. Research training in water dynamics and management are demanded by both industry and academia. The University has a world-class reputation for water-related research and GIS development in an environmental context. This River Basin Dynamics and Management with Geographical Information Systems programme at University of Leeds builds on that success.

M.Sc. Environmental Water Consultancy

This is currently the only course in the world that offers you training in environmental water management with a specific focus on consultancy. Building on the University’s world-class reputation for water-related research, it delivers highly practical business-focused training to prepare graduates for a role in water consultancy. This Environmental Water Consultancy course is offered by University of Leeds.

M.Sc. Hydrology and Business Management

Hydrology is concerned with assessment of the natural distribution of water in time and space, and with evaluating the impact of manmade changes on the distribution and quality of this water. The Hydrology and Business Management course is offered at Imperial College London.

Faculty of Engineering
M.Res. Hydrogen, Fuel Cells and Their Applications

This programme falls within the theme Sustainable Power Generation and Supply of the Research Councils’ Energy Programme, the first of its kind in the UK. It provides a systematic knowledge and understanding of hydrogen, fuel cells and their applications, including developments and problems at the forefront of the discipline.

School of Chemical Engineering
L.L.M. Maritime Law

Maritime law, University of Nottingham is a fascinating blend of commercial law and environmental law, of private law and public law, of national law and international law. Characters include salvors and scuttlers, pirates and pilots, treasure hunters and tug owners.

Law
M.Sc. Environmental Water Management

This MSc in Environmental Water Management (MTech/ PgDip/ PgCert) from Cranfield University provides students with essential skills and knowledge required to solve complex problems involving vulnerable wildlife and their habitats, water supply, irrigated agriculture, industry, recreation and the natural environment.

Water
M.Phil. Basin Studies & Petroleum Geoscience

The group has dedicated state-of-the-art facilities for digital outcrop data collection and analysis (including terrestrial laser scanning) and for the interpretation, modelling and visualisation of 3D seismic data. We also have dedicated facilities for numerical modelling, in addition to central University HPC facilities.

School of Earth, Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences
M.Sc. Hydroinformatics and Water Management (Euro Aquae)

The Hydroinformatics and Water Management (Euro Aquae) MSc applies advanced information and communications technology to the management of water. You will foster a common international technical culture with students from all over the world, drawing upon the resources and expertise of universities across Europe.

School of Engineering
MA/MSc Maritime Archaeology

Investigation of the maritime past has gathered rapid momentum in recent years, becoming a dynamic and focused field of archaeology. The Maritime Archaeology programme is offered at the University of Southampton. 

Humanities
M.Sc. Hydrology and Water Resources Management

Hydrology is concerned with assessment of the natural distribution of water in time and space, and with evaluating the impact of manmade changes on the distribution and quality of this water. The Hydrology and Water Resources Management courses is offered at Imperial College London.

M.Sc. Wetland Science and Conservation

This taught one-year course in Wetland Science and Conservation from Bangor University will give students a thorough understanding of all aspects of wetland science and ecology. Students will also gain experience and knowledge on the complex conservation, restoration and management issues associated with wetlands.

School of Biological Sciences
M.Sc. Water and Waste Engineering (Distance Learning)

This programme is aimed at engineers or scientists intent on improving the delivery of water and sanitation services in low- and middle-income countries. You will develop knowledge, expertise and skills in many aspects of inclusive and sustainable public health infrastructure and services.

Civil and Building Engineering
M.Res. River Science

This MRes aims to provide a synthesis of scientific knowledge on river geomorphology, hydrology and ecology and focuses on the application of scientifically sound and environmentally-sensitive river management. It also seeks to provide the theoretical underpinning and field and/or laboratory training necessary to undertake a River Science research project at Masters level.

Master Programmes
M.Sc. By Research Glaciology

Visit our website for more information on fees, scholarships, postgraduate loans and other funding options to study at Swansea University - 'Welsh University of the Year 2017' (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017).

M.Sc. Water Security and International Development (Part Time)

This Master’s degree interprets ‘water security’ in its broad political ecology and political economy sense. We believe that the hydrological cycle is intimately connected to critical global policy concerns: climate change, food trade and food security, energy security – and in turn to the international cooperation that affects human, community, regional and state security.

School of International Development
M.Sc. Global Humanitarian Engineering

Engineering is a global industry with organisations operating in a multidisciplinary and international market place. Engineers often face situations that demand an understanding of social and cultural issues in parallel with the technical requirements of the project. The Global Humanitarian Engineering course is offered by Coventry University. 

Energy, Construction and Environment
M.Sc. Water Engineering

This course is designed for both recent graduates and more experienced engineers who wish to update and enhance their knowledge and understanding. Our MSc is unique in providing specialist knowledge on the critical sub-topics of desalination systems, building water services engineering, industrial waste water management, and water in health care.

College of Engineering, Design and Physical Sciences
M.Sc. Water Security and International Development

The MSc Water Security and International Development degree at University of East Anglia interprets 'water security' in its broad political ecology and political economy sense. We believe that the hydrological cycle is intimately connected to critical global policy concerns: climate change, food trade and food security, energy security.

School of International Development
M.Sc. Civil and Water Engineering

This course aims to complement a relevant undergraduate degree, by introducing students to hydroinformatics, computational hydraulics and environmental hydraulics, including water quality indicators and sediment transport processes in coastal, estuarine and inland waters.

Cardiff School of Engineering
M.Sc. Freshwater and Marine Ecology

Threats to the goods and services within an ecosystem, such as clean drinking water and sustainable fisheries, are frequently appearing in the media and on the agendas of governments. Maintaining these goods and services requires us to have a fundamental understanding of the biodiversity and ecosystem processes responsible.

Masters Programmes
M.Sc. Water and Waste Engineering

This programme is aimed at engineers or scientists intent on improving the delivery of water and sanitation services in low- and middle-income countries. It will enable you to develop your knowledge, expertise and skills in many aspects of inclusive and sustainable public health infrastructure and services.

Civil and Building Engineering
M.Sc. Hydrology and Sustainable Development

Hydrology is concerned with assessment of the natural distribution of water in time and space, and with evaluating the impact of manmade changes on the distribution and quality of this water. The Hydrology and Sustainable Development course is offered at Imperial College London.

M.Sc. Aquatic Pathobiology

The Institute of Aquaculture is one of a handful of institutions worldwide wholly devoted to aquaculture science and is the only university department of its kind in the UK.

Institute of Aquaculture
M.Sc. Water Technology and Desalination

Water resource management is a global issue that is becoming increasingly important. With a rapidly growing world population, greater urbanisation and a changing climate putting pressure on freshwater resources, water resource management and the technologies that support it, will play an increasingly large part in providing fresh water to meet basic human needs.

M.Sc. Applied Aquatic Biology

The world’s aquatic ecosystems and environment are increasingly under threat. Pollution, overfishing, global climate change and many other impacts have highlighted the importance for us to understand their function at all levels, from the molecular to the global. This is what our course sets out to do and thanks to our close proximity to many types of temperate marine habitats and internationally protected conservation areas, we offer the perfect location for investigation.

Faculty of Science
M.Sc. Water Engineering

This programme is designed for engineering graduates wishing to enhance their capabilities in urban water design, operation and management, or engineers working in the water industry looking to enhance their knowledge and skills in this area.

College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences
M.Sc. Water and Environmental Management

The Water and Environmental Management programme from University of Bristol provides the skills and knowledge required for a career in water and environmental management. You will acquire academic and practical skills, as well as developing a detailed knowledge of fundamental environmental processes, and the ways in which these need to be managed sustainably.

Faculty of Engineering
M.Sc. Hydrogeology

The course provides you with the theoretical and practical skills to succeed in a career as a hydrogeologist. You’ll develop sound fieldwork skills which are sought-after by employers.

M.Sc. Hydrology

Hydrology is concerned with assessment of the natural distribution of water in time and space, and with evaluating the impact of manmade changes on the distribution and quality of this water. Applied hydrology has been traditionally concerned with floods and water resources. However, hydrologists are focusing increasingly on the problems of pollutant transport in surface water, soils and groundwaters, and wider issues such as the effects of land use and climate change.

M.Phil. Water Science, Policy and Management

The MPhil in Water Science, Policy and Management aims to equip the next generation of water professionals with the blend of skills necessary to make a significant contribution to sustainable water management pathways across competing priorities of water for ecosystems, food, energy, economic growth and human consumption. 

M.Sc. Spatial Planning with Marine Spatial Planning

The father of town planning, Patrick Geddes was a professor of botany at this University hence our strong historical links to the planning profession. The University of Dundee has been running town and regional planning programmes for over fifty years with a proud list of its graduates who went on to take up positions of influence in shaping the development of quality cities and spaces across the world. Dundee, the city, is located in an idealistic location for learning planning.

School of the Environment
M.Sc. Water, Sanitation and Health Engineering

Water, Sanitation and Health Engineering programme at University of Leeds will provide you with an in-depth knowledge of how to deliver effective modern water supply, sanitation and other public health interventions in urban and rural areas in low-income and transitional economies.

Faculty of Engineering
M.Sc. Water Engineering with Management

This programme is designed for engineering graduates wishing to enhance their capabilities in urban water design, operation and management, or engineers working in the water industry looking to enhance their knowledge and skills in this area.

College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences
M.Sc. Water and Environmental Management (Distance Learning)

This programme is for you if you are a scientist or a professional intent on improving the delivery of water and environmental services in low- and middle-income countries. You will develop knowledge, expertise and skills in many aspects of water, sanitation and environmental management.

Civil and Building Engineering
M.Sc. Water and Environmental Management

This programme is for you if you are a scientist or a professional intent on improving the delivery f water and environmental services in low- and middle-income countries. You will develop your knowledge, expertise and skills in many aspects of water, sanitation and environmental management.

Civil and Building Engineering
M.Sc. Hydrology and Climate Change

Through theoretical, practical and computational (informatics) training, the Hydrology and Climate Change MSc will enhance your knowledge of the water environment and its management in the context of climate change.

School of Engineering
M.Sc. Shipping Operations

This Shipping Operations postgraduate programme is delivered online using Southampton Solent University’s virtual learning environment, a web based platform that is accessible from anywhere in the world.

Shipping and maritime business
M.Sc. Water Science, Policy and Management

The MSc in Water Science, Policy and Management aims to equip the next generation of water professionals with the blend of skills necessary to make a significant contribution to sustainable water management pathways across competing priorities of water for ecosystems, food, energy, economic growth and human consumption.

Social Sciences
M.Sc. Environmental Change and Management

The MSc aims to give you a broad appreciation of all aspects of the management of people and institutions in relation to environmental change, you will become analytical in your approach, and a competent and aware decision maker. The MSc emphasises cross-cutting, interdisciplinary approaches to the critical environmental problems of the time.

M.Sc. Sustainable Water Management

This scheme combines modules in hydrology, water quality and ecology with a research project tailored towards developing skills relevant to a career in the UK or international water sector. You will be taught by world experts in the field, including staff from the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology (within LEC) and industry leader JBA Consulting. The Sustainable Water Management programme is delivered by Lancaster University.

Lancaster Environment Centre
M.Sc. Engineering in the Coastal Environment

The coastal zone is now widely recognised as important at national, European and global levels. Skilled engineers who can understand environmental issues in such sensitive areas are in high demand. The accredited MS in Engineering in the Coastal Environment programme from University of Southampton provides training in coastal engineering with joint emphasis on environmental and oceanographic matters and provides appropriate vocational training for interested engineers and physical scientists.

Ocean and Earth Sciences
M.Sc. Water - Science and Governance

The Water - Science and Governance MSc combines pure and applied research methods from the social and environmental sciences, allowing you to gain an advanced understanding of the many contemporary, and often controversial, perspectives on water resource allocation and management. 

Faculty of Social Science & Public Policy
M.Sc. Hydrogeology

A comprehensive training in the theory and practice of groundwater science and engineering, providing an excellent basis for careers in scientific, engineering and environmental consultancies, water companies, major industries, research, and government scientific and regulatory services in the UK and abroad.

School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences
M.Sc. Aquatic Ecology By Research

Our Aquatic Ecology by Research programme provides comprehensive practical training by application in the laboratory or field, rather than by formal tuition in the lecture theatre. The format is designed to equip you with the skills and experience to undertake further academic or applied research.

Masters Programmes
M.Sc. Water and Environmental Management

The Water and Environmental Management MSc course provides training in the core scientific, technical and interdisciplinary skills that are essential in water resource and environmental management fields. You will acquire specialist knowledge and develop key analytical and scientific skills, particularly in the context of national and international environmental legislation.

School Environment and Technology
M.Sc. International Maritime Business

This stimulating and intellectually challenging course helps to provide students with the skills and knowledge required to operate successfully within the international maritime industry. The International Maritime Business programme is offered at the Southampton Solent University.

Shipping and maritime business