Water and Environmental Management

Master of Science


This programme is for you if you are a scientist or a professional intent on improving the delivery of water and environmental services in low-and middle-income countries. The programme will enable you to develop your knowledge, expertise and skills in many aspects of water, sanitation and environmental management. It focuses on the conditions and aspirations of low-income communities.

Plan and manage work in the water and sanitation sector, especially in low- and middle-income countries
Improve your understanding of water resources, water supply, sanitation and related issues from an international perspective
Develop expertise in water and environmental management for the public good
Study flexibly with full-time or distance learning options

Course Objectives

manage a multi-disciplined approach to water supply, sanitation delivery and environmental planning;
understand the key issues in water resources management;
describe major international developments and initiatives relating to management of the water cycle and environmental planning; and
deliver sustainable water and sanitation services and minimize environmental impact by combining social and institutional issues