Entry requirements

A 2.1 honours degree or equivalent in geosciences or a related subject.

Months of entry


Course content

Vocational course providing practical amd theoretical training in hydrogeology, giving thorough grounding in theoretical physical and
chemical aspects, field techniques, and numerical modelling of groundwater flow and contaminant transport.

The course includes, as distinctive features, the properties and behaviour of fractured aquifers, and chemistry and remediation of groundwater pollutants.

Information for international students

The University of Leeds welcomes international students. English language is required (eg. IELTS). Accommodation is guaranteed for all new international students paying fees at non-EU rate. For details please refer to relevant course website.

Fees and funding

University scholarships available to UK /EU and International Students. Please visit: Postgraduate Scholarships at Leeds

Qualification and course duration


part time
24-48 months
full time
12 months


part time
24-48 months
full time
12 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations40
Written coursework / continuous assessment25
Professional practice35

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)113 3434 8109