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M.Sc. On Campus

Water, Waste and Environmental Engineering

University College Dublin

12 months
Duration
25600 EUR/year
8085 EUR/year
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About

This Water, Waste and Environmental Engineering programme at University College Dublin prepares graduates to work in the broad field of environmental protection and management.

Overview

This Water, Waste and Environmental Engineering programme at University College Dublin allows you to gain competencies in the design of facilities to treat water, wastewater and wastes; in the development and protection of water resources; in the design of flood protection system; in the analysis of environmental data; and in the design of infrastructure that respects the principles of environmental sustainability.

Career

Graduates from the programme will find employment as engineers in the private sector (e.g., engineering consultancy, engineering design, project management, risk assessment,waste management), in the public sector (e.g., environmental protection, regulation, standards development, local government, river basin management), and in the non governmental sector (e.g., environmental advocacies, NGO’s), or may wish to pursue further qualifications (e.g., PhD, MBA) to become even more specialised.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Water Waste and Environmental Modelling
  • Environmental Research Project
  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Quantitative Methods for Engineers
  • Remote Sensing
  • Waste Management
  • Life Cycle Assessment

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications are assessed on a rolling basis and courses will close once they are filled.

Credits

90 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An honours undergraduate degree (NFQ level 8) with minimum 2:1 award  or international equivalence in civil engineering, other related engineering (such as chemical engineering, environmental engineering, agriculturial engineering), physical science or environmental related degree programme.              
  • Applicants whose first language is not English must also demonstrate English language proficiency of IELTS 6.5 (no band less than 6.0 in each element), or equivalent.
  • Students meeting the programme’s academic entry requirements but not the  English language requirements, may enter the programme upon  successful completion of UCD’s Pre-Sessional or International Pre-Master’s Pathway programmes. 
  • These are the minimum entry requirements – additional criteria may be requested for some programmes 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25600 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25600 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8085 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8085 EUR per year during 12 months.

Part Time

  • EU fee per year - € 4135
  • NonEU fee per year - € 12800

Living costs for Dublin

1100 - 1800 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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