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Obtaining a Master of Science can give graduates numerous opportunities. For many seeking to further their educations, MSc degrees provide students sound educational foundations in science and engineering. These skills can carry through to future careers, leading to unparalleled professional success.

Environmental Engineering involves the application of scientific principles for the betterment of the natural environment in areas all over the globe. These principles can encompass a range of studies, including things like waste water disposal and resource management. Other areas of focus consist of processing emissions, developing potable water systems, and addressing contaminated land concerns.

Because environmental engineering is a worldwide issue, graduates can make use of their studies virtually anywhere. Positions within this field are also highly lucrative, especially when working for government organizations. There is also the matter of helping to preserve the environment, which can be highly fulfilling.

Tuitions fees can vary greatly depending on a number of factors. The country where studies are being held has much to do with the overall cost in addition to the academic level of the school in question. As with obtaining other types of degrees, each student must take financial factors into account.

As far as career paths are concerned, graduates possessing advanced environmental engineering degrees have an excess of possibilities. A majority of jobs take place within the public sector, including positions dealing with pollution control procedures, wildlife preservation, and the design of public water treatment plants. Careers in the private sector include jobs that focus on industrial concerns, such as disposal of waste products and ensuring adherence to state and federal regulations. Additionally, many graduates enjoy successful careers as consultants, which allow more flexibility than being employed by a single firm or institution. 

 

What is an MSc in Environmental Engineering? Get more detailed information today. Online resources can prove highly convenient to pursuing this field of study. This is especially the case for those students who may be unable to attend college due to location or other factors. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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48 Results in Environmental Engineering

Kaunas University of Technology

Environmental Engineering Master’s degree combines technological, analytical and management aspects of environmental protection. ... [+]

Overview

Environmental Engineering Master’s degree combines technological, analytical and management aspects of environmental protection.

Acquired knowledge and skills of environment quality assessment, application of modern environmental technologies and formed a systematic approach provides the graduates with excellent opportunities of finding their place in the contemporary labour market. The program was updated implementing the project funded by the EU structural funds, which increased its internationality.

Why @KTU? Master+

The Master+ model offers either to master in the chosen discipline by choosing the Field Expert track or to strengthen the interdisciplinary skills by choosing the Interdisciplinary Expert track emphasizing managerial skills or a choice of a different competence to compliment the chosen discipline and achieve a competitive advantage in one’s career.... [-]

Lithuania Kaunas
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
IMT Atlantique

The objective of the Master of Science is to form project leaders or supervisors capable of managing complex engineering projects in the domain of the environment and ene ... [+]

The objective of the Master of Science is to form project leaders or supervisors capable of managing complex engineering projects in the domain of the environment and energy conversion systems within an international context. PM3E offers a balanced program of management skills and engineering techniques for environmental and energy projects. The technical part of the course concentrates on technology and process engineering as well as process modeling, simulation, and control. A significant part of the program is also devoted to social sciences for project managers.

A 2 years integrated program (starting in September) : 3 academic semesters (lectures in English) and a 6-month internship in industry or in a research laboratory. ... [-]

France Nantes
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
KU Leuven: Faculty of Bioscience Engineering

Agro- and Ecosystems Engineering is about ensuring the prosperity and well-being of current and future generations in both the global North and global South. Agro- and ec ... [+]

Agro- and Ecosystems Engineering is about ensuring the prosperity and well-being of current and future generations in both the global North and global South. Agro- and ecosystems provide a wide range of essential goods and services such as food, water, energy, and biodiversity. Yet, the contemporary context of population growth, rapid urbanization, economic globalization, climate change, deforestation, soil pollution and degradation challenges the future provisioning of a sufficient quantity and quality of these goods and services.

What is the Master of Agro- and Ecosystems Engineering all about?

The Master of Agro- and Ecosystems Engineering (ACE) provides in-depth knowledge of the functioning and management of natural and production-oriented ecosystems. You can choose to focus on either temperate or (sub)tropical settings, or a combination of both. You compliment the interdisciplinary core programme with a major specialization in one out of four different domains: biological production, abiotic and biotic environment, bioeconomics, and bio-geo information.... [-]

Belgium Leuven
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
Campus
Engineering & Computer Science Syracuse University

The graduate program in environmental engineering at Syracuse has earned a reputation for superior quality. Degree recipients working in government, industry, and educati ... [+]

The graduate program in environmental engineering at Syracuse has earned a reputation for superior quality. Degree recipients working in government, industry, and education have made important contributions to the profession. The environmental engineering program provides coursework and research opportunities in environmental chemistry, water and wastewater treatment, applied microbiology, hydrology and water resources, sustainability, groundwater remediation, and green infrastructure.

In addition to these focus areas, the students and faculty in environmental engineering engage in interdisciplinary teaching and research, expanding the opportunities available to graduate students. The Department is home to the Center for Environmental Systems Engineering, which serves faculty in environmental, chemical, and mechanical engineering with a shared interest in environmental systems. We also have a collaborative degree program with the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, and we engage in joint teaching with faculty in the Whitman School of Management, and SUNY-ESF. Certificates of Advanced Studies (CAS) programs are available in Environmental Health and Sustainable Enterprise.... [-]

USA Syracuse
August 2019
Full-time
3 - 4 semesters
Campus
Ghent University - Faculty of Bioscience Engineering

The International Master of Science in Environmental Technology and Engineering (IMETE) is a Joint Master Degree Programme, taught in English, bringing together students ... [+]

The International Master of Science in Environmental Technology and Engineering (IMETE) is a Joint Master Degree Programme, taught in English, bringing together students and scholars from all over the world.

In IMETE, you will become part of a new generation of environmental scientists. As a graduate, you will be able to design and apply state-of-the-art environmental technology and engineering solutions to tackle today’s global environmental problems.

You will study two years at three leading European universities in 3 different European countries: Ghent University (Belgium), IHE Delft Institute for Water Education (The Netherlands), and the University of Chemistry and Technology, Prague (Czech Republic).... [-]

Belgium Ghent
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
University Of Debrecen

The MSc in Environmental Management is designed to develop your undergraduate knowledge and improve it through application and research. ... [+]

The field of Environmental Management is broad and the program reflects this diversity, with emphasis on Natural Resource Management, Environmental Impact Assessment, Environmental Technologies, Environmental Informatics, which are the key research areas of the Department of Water and Environmental Management responsible for the course. Throughout your stay at Debrecen University, as a postgraduate student of Environmental Management, you will have a personal academic tutor to guide you through your studies and to meet your individual goals and interests.

Areas of study:

Public Administration, Organization-Environmental Law, Natural Resource Management, Sustainable Agricultural Systems and Technologies, Land Use and Regional Planning, Environmental Impact Assessment, Environmental Laboratory Measurement Techniques, Ecotoxicology, Environmental Technologies, Nature Protection, Water Resource Management and Water Quality Protection, Landscape Management, Environmental and Quality Management, Environmental Informatics, Agri-Environmental Politics, Environmental Economy, Agricultural Remote Sensing, Agrohydrology-Agricultural Watershed Management, Precision Agriculture, Environmental Health, Agri-Environmental Protection.... [-]

Hungary Debrecen
September 2019
Full-time
4 semesters
Campus
TU Wien - Continuing Education Center

This postgraduate MSc Program is the result of the cooperation between the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna and the TU Wien. Over the last few years, the importance of enviro ... [+]

Master of Science in Environmental Technology and International Affairs (MSc)

This postgraduate MSc Program is the result of the cooperation between the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna and the TU Wien. Over the last few years, the importance of environmental issues and discussions has been increased on a local, regional and global level. This puts new and increased demands on people being confronted with the political, juridical, technical as well as economic side of environmental questions.

The Master Program offers a solid base and enables graduates to deal with challenges in this field. Environmental issues have also become increasingly important and prominent in the field of project management. Also representatives of ministries and international organizations and NGO'S have to deal more and more with environmental questions. This MSc Program is designed to prepare graduates to deal with international issues.... [-]

Austria Vienna
September 2019
Full-time
4 semesters
Campus
Tufts University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

The M.S. in Environmental Policy and Planning prepares students for careers in policy, science, and research in the environmental sector. ... [+]

The M.S. in Environmental Policy and Planning prepares students for careers in policy, science, and research in the environmental sector. Offered through the Department of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning (UEP) at Tufts, the program prepares the next generation of leaders—‘practical visionaries’—who will contribute to the development and promotion of environmentally sustainable communities.

This degree offers students the opportunity to focus on environmental science, policy, and planning issues that are increasingly relevant in today’s world. Tufts UEP graduate students learn to confront current social and environmental challenges and gain the necessary skill set to work towards effective solutions.... [-]

USA Medford
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Tufts University - School of Engineering

The M.S. program in Offshore Wind Energy Engineering is offered through the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. This program offers graduate-level training ... [+]

The M.S. program in Offshore Wind Energy Engineering is offered through the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. This program offers graduate-level training in offshore wind engineering, policy, and project management training for students seeking jobs in the emerging global offshore wind energy industry. A full-time student can complete this option in one year but three semesters are recommended, and part-time study is available.

Requirements:

A full-time student can complete this option (MS-non-thesis) in one year; however, three semesters are recommended. Ten courses are required:

Technical core (4 courses): Four courses in structural and/or geotechnical engineering with applications to offshore wind support structures and other physical infrastructure related to the offshore wind industry; Energy Core (1 course): One introductory course on clean energy engineering; Technical Elective (3 courses): Three technical electives on data science, controls and/or power systems; Policy, Economics, and Management Electives (2 courses): Two electives in energy policy, economics, and/or management. ... [-]
USA Medford
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
Campus
Tallinn University of Technology

The course offers an integrated approach towards current and long-term strategic environmental issues, focusing on technologies and concepts in environmental planning and ... [+]

Industrial production has an enormous impact on the environment, and society’s awareness of such effects is constantly growing. The course offers an integrated approach towards current and long-term strategic environmental issues, focusing on technologies and concepts in environmental planning and management for the sustainable development of industrial production systems. This programme provides interdisciplinary solutions in a market-based economy through the integrated management of water, wastewater, solid wastes, and air pollutants.

Speciality

The programme aims to provide students with needed skills to enable an interdisciplinary approach when applying environmental technologies and using environmental management tools, based on the principles of sustainable development and environmental sustainability. The curriculum aims also to deepen knowledge and understanding of the major trends in environmental technologies, environmental protection and sustainable production, linking environmental problems with engineering and economic aspects.... [-]

Estonia Tallinn
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

The mission of the Civil Engineering Program is to prepare its students for successful careers in civil engineering by providing a high quality, practice-oriented educati ... [+]

Cal Poly Graduate Education

About the Program

The mission of the Master of Science in Civil Engineering program is to prepare its students for successful careers in civil engineering by providing a high quality, practice-oriented education that emphasizes design project experiences, "hands-on" laboratory activities, and teamwork.

The Civil Engineering Program's faculty, in consultation with engineering practitioners and alumni, have developed five educational objectives to support the program mission. The educational objectives represent the goals that we have for our graduates after they leave Cal Poly. The educational objectives of the Civil Engineering Program are as follows:... [-]

USA San Luis Obispo
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Warsaw University of Technology

The Graduate Programme in Environment Protection Engineering aims at research and engineering activities concerning the mitigating of negative impacts of human activity o ... [+]

Faculty of Building Structures, Hydro and Environmental Engineering

Master of Science in Engineering

2-year graduate programme in the area of:

Environment Protection Engineering M.SC. Masters Studies - Environment Protection Engineering

Environment Protection Engineering

The Graduate Programme in Environment Protection Engineering aims at research and engineering activities concerning the mitigating of negative impacts of human activity on the environment. It is primarily addressed to the alumni of the undergraduate programme in environmental engineering or other undergraduate programmes in engineering, such as civil, mechanical or chemical engineering.

Sample modules/Keywords: Computational Methods in Environmental Engineering, Geostatistics, Environmental Physics, Environmental Chemistry, Heat and Mass Transfer, Environmental Protection Management, Spatial Planning, Reliability and Safety of Engineering Systems, Searching and Sharing of Knowledge, Monitoring of Environment, Remote Sensing of Environment, Spatial Data Visualisation and Analysis, Applied Climatology, Global Climate Change, Groundwater Protection, Irrigation and Drainage, Land Reclamation and Development, Municipal Solid Waste Treatment Technologies, Pro-ecological Technologies, Alternative Energy Sources.... [-]

Poland Warsaw
October 2019
Full-time
24 months
Campus
The George Washington University - School of Engineering & Applied Science

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering offers graduate degree and certificate programs that are designed to help students explore solutions for issues such ... [+]

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Program Overview

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering offers graduate degree and certificate programs that are designed to help students explore solutions for issues such as improving clean water access; designing intelligent transportation systems to alleviate traffic congestion; improving the crash-worthiness of cars; and designing bridges to become more resistant to earthquake.

Students choose from six areas of focus:

Engineering Mechanics Environmental Engineering Geotechnical Engineering Structural Engineering Transportation Safety Engineering Water Safety Engineering

The Department collaborates with several entities throughout the greater D.C. metropolitan area for research, including:... [-]

USA Washington
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 3 years
Campus
Khalifa University of Science and Technology

The degree of Master of Science in Water and Environmental Engineering (M.Sc. in WEE) is awarded for successfully completing the requirements of a program of study, which ... [+]

About

SCHOLARSHIP

Khalifa University of Science and Technology offers Graduate Research / Teaching Assistant (GRTA) scholarships to support qualified international students enrolled in graduate programs.

The scholarship provides generous remuneration and benefits that include:

Full coverage of tuition fees. Medical insurance coverage for students under the Khalifa University visa. Support to attend international research conferences. The indicative monthly stipend for GRTA Scholarship is as follows (subject to change):

Application Opening!

We will start taking applications starting November 1st, 2018 for the next intake in September 1st, 2019.

The degree of Master of Science in Water and Environmental Engineering (M.Sc. in WEE) is awarded for successfully completing the requirements of a program of study, which include taught courses as well as a research thesis. The thesis is an independent investigation of specialized areas within the general field of water and environmental engineering. The M.Sc. in WEE program aims to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the challenges behind one of the foundations of sustainable development – ensuring sufficient and equitable access to clean water. Furthermore, the program gives candidates the opportunity to deepen their knowledge in one of two specialization tracks of WEE, namely Water and Environmental Technologies or Water and Environmental Resources, and contribute to the process of discovery and knowledge creation through the conduct of original research. Candidates for this degree are taught and supervised by experienced faculty and are expected to demonstrate initiative in their approach and innovation in their work. In addition to successfully completing the... [-]

United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 3 years
Campus
Cranfield University

Water is under increasing pressure from demographic and climatic changes. Treatment processes play a key role in delivering safe, reliable supplies of water to households ... [+]

Overview

Water is under increasing pressure from demographic and climatic changes. Treatment processes play a key role in delivering safe, reliable supplies of water to households, industry and agriculture, and in safeguarding the quality of water. This course is ideal for individuals who want to make a real difference to delivering reliable water supplies, or to maintaining and enhancing river and groundwater quality. It will equip graduates with the skills to solve practical problems, communicate effectively and work successfully making them highly sought after by industry and government.

Course structure

This course is made up of three components: a formal taught component comprising eight modules (40%), Group Project (20%) and Individual Thesis Project (40%).... [-]

United Kingdom Cranfield
October 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 3 years
Campus