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M.Eng. On Campus Blended

Engineering Science - Water, Wastewater and Waste Engineering

University of New South Wales

24 months
Duration
49205 AUD/year
36330 AUD/year
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About

The Master of Engineering Science - Water, Wastewater and Waste Engineering is a 2-year full-time postgraduate degree at the University of New South Wales that promotes flexible learning at Australia’s leading engineering faculty.

Overview

Water, like many natural resources, is the lifeblood of individuals and communities across the world. Effective and sustainable water and wastewater treatment are crucial for urban populations as well as environmentally responsible waste management.

If you’re an engineer or professional interested in expanding your knowledge and skills in the area, this Engineering Science - Water, Wastewater and Waste Engineering degree will cover current and future technologies for water usage, wastewater treatment and waste disposal.

In this degree at the University of New South Wales you’ll learn the fundamentals of current practices in this field and engage with existing and future technologies ensuring your degree is relevant today and tomorrow.   

Future careers

Water is a key natural resource that plays a crucial role in our daily lives. Graduates of this degree have many professional opportunities available to them including becoming a Water Treatment Specialist with a public water utility like Sydney Water or a consulting company. You could also pursue a role as an Environmental Engineer managing water and waste issues for a mining company. The degree will give you the skills to engineer and design water infrastructure. 

Career opportunities include roles in: 

  • Coastal, ocean and estuarine engineering and management 
  • River flow, floodplain management and catchment hydrology 
  • Groundwater research and management 
  • Civil engineering hydraulics  
  • Offshore renewable energy 
  • Environmental studies and climate change adaptation 
  • Wetland Restoration 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Deformation Monitoring Surveys
  • Groundwater Resource Investigation
  • Advanced Water Quality Principles
  • Water Engineering
  • Water and Wastewater Analysis and Quality Requirements
  • Water Treatment
  • Wastewater Treatment
  • Solid Waste Management
  • Hazardous Waste Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

96 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code: 084282A

Admission to this program requires one of the following:

  • A recognised 4-year Bachelor degree in an appropriate area of engineering with a minimum 65% average; or
  • Completion of the 5341 UNSW Graduate Diploma in Engineering Science with a minimum 65% average; or
  • Completion of the 7320 UNSW Graduate Certificate in Engineering Science with a minimum 65% average.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    49205 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 49205 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    36330 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36330 AUD per year during 24 months.

Funding

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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