24 months
1452 EUR/year
726 EUR/year
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Water Management and Environmental Engineering from University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna provides knowledge and skills to recognize the environmental and social aspects related to water, to understand the processes of water transport in the environment and its linkages to the environmental systems.  


At Water Management and Environmental Engineering from University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna the aim of the curriculum is the education and training of engineering experts with excellent skills in technical planning and a solid understanding of environmental processes with consideration of the interaction between water, soil and atmosphere. The gained knowledge will enable the graduates to develop and enhance the social and environmental well-being of human society by means of sound and sustainable technologies in the water sector.


The possibilities for employment are manifold in the fields of

  • private enterprises like planning bureaus, civil engineers and consultancies,
  • in public services like research institutions and water management boards,
  • in public administration like environmental ministries  and local governments,
  • in non governmental organizations (NGO) and development cooperations and
  • in international environmental agencies e.g. EU.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • UE Planning and design in water supply and wastewater treatment
  • Sanitary engineering 
  • Modelling in sanitary engineering
  • Industrial water management
  • Water resources management in developing cooperation
  • Biology, chemistry and microbiology for civil engineering
  • Rural water management
  • Soil conservation and soil protection

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • EU/EEA students or memb of the Personengruppenverordnung can enroll within the normal and extended period.
  • Extended enrollment period for winter - 1.10 - 30.11


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed Application form
  • Evidence of previous studies (bachelor degree, diploma)
  • Transcript stating subjects, marks, ECTS and contens of teaching
  • Fulfillment of the special University entrance qualification
  • CV
  • Evidence of adequate proficiency of English (for English-language Master programmes)
  • Evidence of adequate proficiency in German A2 or C1

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    1452 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 726 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    726 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 363 EUR per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Vienna

861 - 1331 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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