Research course

Environmental Engineering

University of Nottingham · Faculty of Engineering

Entry requirements

2:1 degree (or international equivalent) and/or a masters at merit level or above in a relevant subject.

Months of entry

January, December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February

Course content

Environmental Engineering is the application of science and engineering to help improve the environment, such as improvement to our air and water.

Research can be based around microwave processing, wastewater treatment, greenhouse gases, removal of pollutants in water and soils as well as many other aspects.

For a more extensive overview, please visit the course page on the University of Nottingham's online prospectus.

Department specialisms

Further information on the research being carried out by the Divisions of Process and Environmental Engineering and Energy and Sustainability can be found at

Information for international students

English language requirements: IELTS 6.0 (no less than 5.5 in any element).

Fees and funding

The Graduate School at The University of Nottingham provides information on internal and external sources of postgraduate funding.

There is also funding information on the Faculty of Engineering web pages.

For information on funding opportunities for international students, please see the International Office website.

Qualification and course duration


full time
36 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Enquiries
+44 (0)115 951 3629