Sanitary Engineering

IHE Delft Institute for Water Education Master of Science


This programme is designed for professionals interested in achieving and maintaining the environment and public health. It is particularly relevant to BSc-level engineers who are involved in (or wish to become involved in) the provision of sanitation services. Typical students include civil, process and sanitary engineers, university faculty and researchers, and technical managers. Students who successfully complete this programme will receive a MSc degree in Urban Water and Sanitation.

Course Objectives

Learn to design sewage collection and treatment systems and develop rational approaches towards sustainable sanitation management via cleaner production, appropriate treatment and resources re-use, in a developing, urban, context.