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Environmental Engineering, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #276 (QS) Doha, Qatar
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. 
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Overview

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.

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.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following TOEFL iBT ® score:

  • Minimum required score:

    68

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.8

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.8 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

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.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • National and International Students: QR 2000

Living costs for Doha

  • 4700 - 8800 QAR/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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