A 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in subjects such as engineering, geography, environmental sciences, Earth sciences, mathematics, physics, geology, chemistry, computer sciences or geomatics. You will also be considered on an individual basis if you have different or non-standard qualifications, particularly if you have relevant industrial experience.
Months of entry
You will train as a flood risk management specialist who can lead, develop and implement knowledge in this area in your own country and institution.
Through theoretical, practical and computational (informatics) components, the course provides the opportunity for you to enhance your knowledge of the water environment and flood risk management.
This course is accredited as meeting the requirements for Further Learning for a Chartered Engineer (CEng) for candidates with an Accredited CEng (Partial) BEng (Hons) or an Accredited IEng (Full) BEng / BSc (Hons) degree.
The course is also accredited by the Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM) and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).
Information for international studentsTo study this course you need to meet our Band 6 English Language requirements: Direct Entry: IELTS 6.5 overall (with a minimum of 6.0 in all sub-skills). If you have lower English Language scores, you may be accepted onto a Pre-sessional English Language course.
Fees and funding
See our course fees and funding web page.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Academic Secretary (Water Resources Engineering), School of Civil Engineering and Geosciences
- +44 (0) 191 208 7457