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Postgraduate Certificate On Campus Blended

Water Resources Management

Flinders University

6 months
19000 AUD/year
15000 AUD/year
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The Water Resources Management program from Flinders University offers the possibility to produce either a degree of significant depth or a much broader program with generalised understanding of a wide range of water resources management subjects.

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Students of the Water Resources Management program from Flinders University are able to combine options to emerge with skills varying from integrated water management, surface and groundwater hydrology, public health aspects of water quality, to administration and leadership skills relevant to the sector.

Hence, we train you to apply management fundamentals to solve current problems and to anticipate, mitigate and prevent future problems in the area of water resources management. You will learn to recognise and appreciate social, political, economic and environmental impacts on water resources management and last but not least to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.

As Flinders University is home to the National Centre for Groundwater Research and Training, the largest centre specialising in groundwater education and research in the southern hemisphere, the water resources management program taps into this expertise.

Our water resources research group belongs to the best in world; we are number 18 in the world in the Shanghai Ranking.

Your career

Graduates of these programs will be equipped to work across government, commercial and not-for-profit organisations. Water managers hold the future of the world’s most precious resource.

Potential occupations include:

  • engineer
  • scientist
  • resource manager
  • water treatment technologist
  • policy writer
  • agricultural consultant.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Physical Hydrogeology 
  • Ecohydrology 
  • Public Health Aspects of Water Quality
  • Public Management  
  • Geographical Information Systems
  • Global Climate Change
  • Groundwater Modelling

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines


18 alternative credits


On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 079417M

  • Applicants must normally hold an approved degree or equivalent qualification in a relevant discipline of science and engineering such as agricultural science, biology, chemistry, earth sciences, mathematics, physics, and engineering disciplines such as civil and/or environmental engineering, from an approved tertiary institution.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19000 AUD per year during 6 months.
  • National

    15000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15000 AUD per year during 6 months.

Living costs for Adelaide

1328 - 2474 AUD /month
Living costs

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


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