Taught course

Hydroinformatics and Water Management (Euro Aquae)

Institution
Newcastle University · School of Civil Engineering and Geosciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A good 2:2 honours degree, or international equivalent, in subjects such as engineering, geography, environmental sciences, Earth sciences, mathematics, physics, geology, chemistry, computer sciences or geomatics. Applicants with different or non-standard qualifications will be considered on an individual basis, particularly if you have relevant industrial experience. The teaching language is English. You will need to develop a basic knowledge of one of the other languages, including German, French, Spanish or Hungarian.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The Hydroinformatics and Water Management (Euro Aquae) MSc applies advanced information and communications technology to the management of water. You will foster a common international technical culture with students from all over the world, drawing upon the resources and expertise of universities across Europe.
The course offers a joint degree between five European universities as a part of the Erasmus Mundus co-operation and mobility programme. The partner universities are:
  • Newcastle University (UK)
  • University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis (France)
  • Brandenburg University of Technology at Cottbus (Germany)
  • Budapest University of Technology and Economics (Hungary)
  • Technical University of Catalonia (Spain)
You will receive quantitative training in hydrology, hydraulics and modern information communication technology (ICT) within the context of water management.

Information for international students

To 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

MSc

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Academic Secretary, (Water Resources Engineering), School of Civil Engineering and Geosciences
Email
ceg.water@ncl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 191 208 7457