Postgraduate

Hydrology and Water Mgt MSc

Hydrology and Water Management MSc

Full time: 12 months, part time: 24 months

Profile

Our Hydrology and Water Management MSc gives you the theoretical and practical skills for a career in water and environmental industries.

About this course

Our Hydrology and water Management MSc provides you with the opportunity to understand water and its:

  • nature
  • occurrence
  • characterisation
  • management

You’ll choose one of our specialist pathways to enhance your knowledge, including:

  • climate change
  • catchment hydrology and instrumentation
  • hydroinformatics
  • flood risk management

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Modules

You will study modules on this course. A module is a unit of a course with its own approved aims and outcomes and assessment methods.

Modules for 2019 entry

Module changes

Module changes

Modules change annually to take account of:

  • changing staff expertise
  • developments in the discipline
  • the requirements of external bodies and partners
  • student feedback.

Most module information for 2020 entry will be available from the end of May 2020.

Fees & Funding

2019-2020 fees

The fees displayed here are per year. If your studies last longer than a year your fee maybe subjected to an annual inflationary increase.

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UK

Full time: £10,620
Part time: £5,310

EU

Full time: £10,620
Part time: £5,310

International

Full time: £22,710

Find out more about our tuition fees, including how to pay them and available discounts.

EU students starting at Newcastle in 2019 and 2020 will pay the UK (Home) tuition fee for the full duration of their course.

Funding opportunities

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
  • geomatics

Applicants with different or non-standard qualifications will be considered on an individual basis, particularly if you have relevant industrial experience.

Find out the equivalent qualifications for your country.

Use the drop down above to find your country. If your country isn't listed please email: international.recruitment@ncl.ac.uk for further information.

English Language Requirements

Select an English language test from the list to view our English language entry requirements.

Please email us at international.recruitment@ncl.ac.uk for further information.

How to Apply

You apply online, track your application and contact the admissions team via our applicant portal. Our step by step guide can help you on your way.

Specialist route

Specialist route

You will initially apply for Hydrology and Water Management, but choose a specialist route upon registration. Guidance will be given.

Start dates

The course starts in September. There is no application closing date for this course.

We suggest international students apply at least two months before the course starts. This is so that you have enough time to make the necessary arrangements.

Deposit

If you live outside the UK/EU you must:

  • pay a deposit of £1,500
  • or submit an official letter of sponsorship

The deposit is payable after you receive an offer to study at Newcastle University. The deposit is non-refundable, but is deducted from your tuition fees when you register.