M.Sc. On Campus Online

Environmental Engineering

University of Strathclyde

12 months
21850 GBP/year
8850 GBP/year
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This Environmental Engineering course at The University of Strathclyde provides the knowledge and skills to equip you for a career in either environmental engineering or environmental science.  


Closely aligned with industry’s demands, this course meets the needs of:  urban regeneration, land contamination management, environmental protection, infrastructure investment portfolios in Scotland and worldwide. 

A distinctive feature of this Environmental Engineering course at The University of Strathclyde is its topical nature. Glasgow has been undergoing extensive urban regeneration, including building on land that's been contaminated in the past. You’ll have challenging 'real world' issues to study close to the University. From this experience, you'll become able to translate the principles of environmental engineering that you have learned into national and international context.


Graduates of the MSc in Environmental Engineering are widely scattered internationally in environmentally related jobs – including a large number of environmental and engineering consultancies, industry, local government and national and international regulatory agencies.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  •  Environmental Geochemistry
  •  Principles of Environmental Microbiology
  •  Qualitative & Quantitative Research Methods 
  •  Site investigation & Risk Assessment
  •  Waste Management & Landfill Desgin + 7 elective modules

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • There’s no formal closing date for postgraduate applications


180 alternative credits


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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Normally a first-class or second-class honours degree (or international equivalent) in engineering, earth sciences, environmental management, or a background in the chemical, physical, biological or mathematical sciences.

  • Lower degree classifications may be considered if there is strength elsewhere (for example, relevant work experience, excellent final project/dissertation, very strong academic letter of reference, very strong application statement linking with career goals).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21850 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21850 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8850 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8850 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • Rest of UK: £9,250 full time/£4,200 (distance learning per 60 credits)
  • £21,850 (full-time) (International)
  • £4,200 (distance learning per 60 credits) (International)

Living costs for Glasgow

620 - 1012 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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