M.Eng. On Campus

Environmental Engineering (without concentration)

18 months
60220 USD/year
60220 USD/year
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The Master of Engineering in Environmental Engineering (without concentration) program at Duke University will give you the comprehensive training an industry leader needs to have to protect our natural resources.


A Career-Focused Option with an Internship Experience

The challenge of sustainable environmental quality requires innovative thinking, clear leadership and strong technical expertise.

Our Master of Engineering in Environmental Engineering (without concentration) program draws from Duke University's Pratt School of Engineering and Nicholas School of the Environment—so you get the best of our renowned engineering and environmental research community.

Career Services

We provide outstanding career support to our master's students.

As a Duke master's student, you can take advantage of our comprehensive and aggressive career development and job search program. You will receive advice from our Master's Assistant Directors of Career Services who work with the Duke Career Center to coordinate various activities throughout the year.

Our career services include:

  • On-campus recruiting
  • Individual and group career coaching
  • Special networking events such as Career Fairs, Tech Connect, Night with Industry and Alumni Networking Event
  • Resume and cover letter development, interviewing tips, and social media advice

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Management of High Tech Industries
  •  Business Fundamentals for Engineers
  •  Environmental Aquatic Chemistry
  •  Chemical Fate of Organic Compounds
  •  Chemical Transformations of Environmental Contaminants
  •  Physical Chemical processes in Environmental Engineering
  •  Biological Processes in Environmental Engineering
  •  Air Pollution Control Engineering
  •  Physical Hydrology, Hydrometeorology
  •  Pollutant Transport System
  •  Model Environmental Chemical and Biological Processes
  •  Principles of Environmental Modeling
  •  Microscale physicochemical hydrodynamics
  •  Molecular Basis of Membrane Transport
  •  Energy Modeling
  •  Instrumentation and Methods for Environmental Pollutants

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
152 (verbal)
163 (quantitative)

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or science from an accredited institution (transcripts required, including an estimated GPA and a grade scale)
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume
  • Three recommendations
  • Graduate Record Exam (GRE) or equivalent—official results
  • English Language Testing (TOEFL or IELTS)—official results 
  • Interview and/or a video introduction
  • Nonrefundable application fee of US$75— paid by credit card, or by a check made payable to Duke University

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    60220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30110 USD per semester during 18 months.
  • National

    60220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30110 USD per semester during 18 months.

Living costs for Durham

990 - 1670 USD /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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Environmental Engineering (without concentration)
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