Research course

Civil Engineering (Water Resources)

Institution
Newcastle University · School of Engineering
Qualifications
MPhilPhD

Entry requirements

A 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in a relevant subject, such as:

  • engineering
  • geography
  • geology
  • chemistry
  • mathematics
  • biology

We will also consider applicants with lower or non-standard qualifications if you have appropriate work experience.

Months of entry

January, April, September

Course content

We have a broad range of civil engineering water resource research. Our expertise ranges from climate modelling to developing practical responses to global change challenges. Our research has global consequences and our academics are leaders in their field.

Our School of Engineering has a successful research group that focuses on water resources. Our mission is to foster, promote and conduct research of international quality. This means that we attract high quality graduates and researchers and train them to international standards.

Our research themes include:

  • catchment hydrology and sustainable management
  • flood risk and coastal management
  • climate change impacts and adaptation

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MPhil
    part time
    24+ months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12+ months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PhD
    part time
    72+ months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    36+ months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
School of Engineering
Email
melissa.ware@ncl.ac.uk