M.Sc. On Campus

Environmental Science and Engineering

University of Sharjah

24 months
714 EUR/credit 11781 EUR/year
714 EUR/credit 11781 EUR/year
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The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Sharjah is introducing the MSc Environmental Science and Engineering program to provide the opportunity for qualified graduates in different disciplines from science and engineering to advance their knowledge and skills in modern environmental perspectives and challenges.


The intent of this Environmental Science and Engineering program at the University of Sharjah is to prepare students to engage in multidisciplinary fields with independent and collaborative research in academic, governmental, and industrial contexts. During this learning process, students will participate in knowledge generation and improvement, research synthesis, and knowledge/technology transfer. The program is also intended to support the development of quality and relevant research, especially applied research in pertinent environmental fields to UAE and the region.

Program objectives

The program aims to achieve the following goals:
  • Demonstrate strong level of competencies to develop leadership roles in different professional environmental sciences and engineering organizations and projects.
  • Contribute to the development of innovative research and technologies for solving environmental problems and able to pursue professional and academic career.
  • Provide scientific advice for seniors working in policy development and decision making.
  • Identify and address current and future environmental problems related to non-renewable resources within sustainable development framework.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Environmental Impact Assessment and Risk Analysis
  • Water Resources Planning and Management
  • Air Quality and Pollution Control
  • Climate Change and the Environment
  • GIS and Remote Sensing for Environmental Studies
  • Sustainable Natural Resources Management
  • Environmental Biology
  • Marine Ecology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The student must hold a bachelor's degree or equivalent from a recognized university with a CGPA of 3.00 out of 4.00. Students with a CGPA between 2.5 and 2.99 may be admitted conditionally.
  • The degree must be in a major that qualifies the student to study the master's program.
  • Attachment of ‘no objection certificate’ from the authorities responsible for national service for male Emirati students.
  • Attachment of a letter of study approval from the Kuwait Embassy Cultural Office for Kuwaiti students only.
  • Attachment of People of Determination card (if applicable).
  • In case the student works in a certain place, please attach a letter from the employer stating that the student is working for this agency.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    11781 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 714 EUR per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    11781 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 714 EUR per credit during 24 months.

AED 3,045

Living costs for Sharjah

3400 - 5200 AED /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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