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Water Sustainability - Integrating Technology and Nature-based Solutions (Think Water)

University of Antwerp

12 months
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2950 EUR/year
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About

The Advanced Master Water Sustainability - Integrating Technology and Nature-based Solutions at the University of Antwerp is a unique interdisciplinary programme that combines knowledge and expertise about water from the fields of natural sciences and engineering.

Overview

Programme details

The Advanced master Technology for Integrated Water Management is aimed at students and professionals who already possess an initial master’s degree.

The objective of the Advanced Master Water Sustainability - Integrating Technology and Nature-based Solutions programme of the University of Antwerp is to educate specialists in water technology and nature-based solutions with thorough understanding of integrated water management, the latest developments in the water sector and challenging global water issues. It is organised by the University of Antwerp, in collaboration with the Antwerp Maritime Academy as well as other higher education institutes, research institutes and companies in Belgium.

Learning outcomes

  • The Technology for Integrated Water Management master at University of Antwerp has advanced scientific understanding and technological knowledge in water technology and in integrated water management.
  • The master has in-depth knowledge of new technologies for water use and reuse based on an integrated water resources management approach.
  • The master has the knowledge and skills to select and apply relevant tools for collecting, interpreting and assessing (qualitative and quantitative) information from a variety of relevant sources on water technology and integrated water management 
  • The master has the ability to assess the quality and relevance of studies performed by others.
  • The master has the skills to take an active part in evaluation work him-/herself.
  • The master has the ability to formulate integrated proposals as a contribution to the solution and prevention of water related problems.
  • The master has the skill to critically analyse policy plans, management proposals and measures for implementation and to contribute to their set up.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Global water problems and integrated water management
  • Integrated assessment of water and sediment quality
  • Advanced water treatment technology
  • Groundwater management & remediation
  • Nature-based solutions
  • River morphology & hydrodynamics
  • Freshwater ecosystem functioning
  • Sediments: sustainable building blocks
  • Water and shipping

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80

Other requirements

General requirements

You must have a master’s degree in the field of:

  • Sciences
  • Applied Sciences 
  • Applied Biological Sciences 
  • Nautical Sciences

Other masters: only after approval of the application file from which appear previously acquired and proven competences in one of the above mentioned study areas.

  • The working language of Think Water is English. To assure active participation, a good command of English in all aspects (written, spoken, and comprehension) is a prerequisite.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2950 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2950 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2950 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2950 EUR per year during 12 months.

The tuition fee depends in most cases on the number of credits within your selected study programme.

Living costs for Antwerpen

787 - 1230 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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