Environmental Engineering

Qatar University

24 months
495 EUR/credit
495 EUR/credit
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The Environmental Engineering Master Program at Qatar University is a multidisciplinary curriculum aimed at engineering and science graduates who wish to pursue graduate studies to enhance their knowledge in environmental subjects and gain experience in engineering solutions to environmental problems generated by industrial growth with sustainable natural resources. 


The Environmental Engineering master program at Qatar University will equip the graduate students with a firm science foundation related to the environment,  engineering design and problem solving skills required to address contemporary environmental issues at a time where natural resources are heavily utilized. 

The environmental engineering master program curriculum is designed to benefit both practicing engineers and those contemplating pursuing a research oriented career.


Environmental engineering training offers the graduates opportunities to work in several domains of environmental protection. The major areas include air pollution control and abatement, industrial hygiene, hazardous waste management, toxic materials control, water supply, wastewater management, storm water management, solid waste disposal, public health, soil remediation and land management. Within each of these major categories are many sub-specialties. 

The degree will enhance prospects for potential employment in Governmental bodies (Ministry of Environment, Ministry of Works), national and international industries located in and outside Qatar (eg: hydrocarbon (processing, refining and petrochemicals)as well as service and utility providers among others. Also, potential employment opportunities exist in consulting companies as well as in research institutions. 

Program Objectives:

Graduates of the Master of Environmental Engineering program will:
  • Contribute to sustainable development in their respective employment sectors such as industry and governmental agencies;
  • Take an active role in their continuous professional development  to enable the state of Qatar to build the knowledge-based economy emphasized in QNV2030;
  • Promote ethical and professional standards in their careers with respect to the duty of care towards the environment and sustainable development.
  • Contribute to environmental, societal, economic and technological needs to address the challenges of the knowledge-based economy.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Energy Systems 
  • Cleaner Production, 
  • Water Engineering.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed a Bachelor degree in Engineering or Applied science with minimum cumulative GPA of 2.80 out of 4.00 from a university or college accredited by an international accrediting association or by the Ministry of Higher Education or equivalent institution in that country.
  • Passing an interview with the College's admission panel. The panel may request additional bridging course(s).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    495 EUR/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 495 EUR per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    495 EUR/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 495 EUR per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National and International Students: QR 2000


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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