Taught course

Humanitarian Engineering

University of Warwick · Department of Engineering

Entry requirements

A 2:1 undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in engineering, science, social science, business or medical science.

Months of entry

October, September

Course content

To engineer a better world, we need expertise that spans technology, management and social sciences.

Studying Humanitarian Engineering will give you the skills to create appropriate, sustainable and holistic solutions to global challenges by integrating science and engineering with approaches from social sciences, law, health and medicine, management, business, and economics.

This unique and cutting-edge course provides students with rigorous interdisciplinary training in the field of humanitarian engineering, from international development to humanitarianism and disasters emergencies.

Whether your background is in engineering, business and management, or social science, our MSc Humanitarian Engineering programmes will give you the confidence and competence to take your next steps into the world of work or further study.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Humanitarian Egnineering