Our course offers a joint degree between five European universities. This is a part of our mobility programme.
Running since 2004, it is one of the most successful courses in this programme. In 2016 it was approved for a third term of funding.
The partner universities are:
- Newcastle University (UK)
- University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis (France)
- Brandenburg University of Technology at Cottbus (Germany)
- Technical University of Catalonia (Spain)
- Warsaw University of Technology (Poland)
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What you'll learn
You'll receive quantitative training in:
- modern information communication technology (ICT) within the context of water management
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.
Module information is intended to provide an example of what you will study.
Our teaching is informed by research. Course content changes periodically to reflect developments in the discipline, the requirements of external bodies and partners, and student feedback.
Full details of the modules on offer will be published through the Programme Regulations and Specifications ahead of each academic year. This usually happens in May.
Optional modules availability
Some courses have optional modules. Student demand for optional modules may affect availability.
To find out more please see our terms and conditions.
For module information please visit http://master.euroaquae.eu/courses.html.
How you'll learn
You will study modules up to a total of 120 European Credits Transfer System (ECTS) credits. This includes 36 ECTS credits at a partner institution.
Lectures and tutorials at partner institutions are taught in English. The course spans four semesters over two years:
- semester one - an introduction, bringing you and other students to a common level of ability in key technical areas.
- Studied at any partner university except Newcastle.
- semester two - the acquisition and use of hydroinformatic concepts, methods and tools.
- Studied at Newcastle
- semester three - thematic specialisation including:
- software engineering and modelling (Cottbus)
- groundwater management (Warsaw)
- decision support systems (Catalonia)
- and urban waters management (Nice)
- Studied at any partner university except Newcastle
- semester four - a research development project or professional practice in industry.
- Available at all partner institutions
Depending on your modules, you'll be assessed through a combination of:
- Case study
- Oral examination
- Oral presentation
- Written examination
Your teaching and learning is also supported by Canvas. Canvas is a Virtual Learning Environment. You'll use Canvas to submit your assignments and access your:
Throughout your studies, you’ll have access to support from:
- our University Student Services Team
You'll also be assigned an academic member of staff. They will be your personal tutor throughout your time with us. They can help with academic and personal issues.
Our Careers Service
Our award-winning Careers Service is one of the largest and best in the country, and we have strong links with employers. We provide an extensive range of opportunities to all students through our ncl+ initiative.
Quality and ranking
All professional accreditations are reviewed regularly by their professional body
From 1 January 2021 there is an update to the way professional qualifications are recognised by countries outside of the UK
The School of Engineering has an exceptional range of laboratories. All are equipped with a wide range of analytical instrumentation supporting our research, teaching and contract research projects.
Fees and funding
Tuition fees for 2022 entry (per year)
If your studies last longer than one year, your tuition fee may increase in line with inflation.
Depending on your residency history, if you’re a student from the EU, other EEA or a Swiss national, with settled or pre-settled status under the EU Settlement Scheme, you’ll normally pay the ‘Home’ tuition fee rate and may be eligible for Student Finance England support.
EU students without settled or pre-settled status will normally be charged fees at the ‘International’ rate and will not be eligible for Student Finance England support.
If you are unsure of your fee status, check out the latest guidance here.
We support our EU and international students by providing a generous range of Vice-Chancellor's automatic and merit-based scholarships. See our searchable postgraduate funding page for more information.
What you're paying for
Tuition fees include the costs of:
- tuition (or supervision)
- library access
Some of our degrees involve additional costs which are not covered by your tuition fees.
Find out more about:
- additional costs
- living costs
- tuition fees, including how to pay them and available discounts
If you're applying for funding, always check the funding application deadline. This deadline may be earlier than the application deadline for your course.
For some funding schemes, you need to have received an offer of a place on a course before you can apply for the funding.
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The entrance requirements below apply to 2022 entry.
Qualifications from outside the UK
English Language requirements
How to apply
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- campus tours
- on-campus open days
- virtual open days
We regularly travel overseas to meet with students interested in studying at Newcastle University.
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Questions about this course?
If you have specific questions about this course you can contact:
University of Nice
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