The Master of Science program in Environmental Engineering, housed within the Faculty of Engineering, is a comprehensive endeavor aimed at producing highly skilled environmental engineers. Graduates of this program are equipped with cutting-edge knowledge in scientific, ecological, engineering, economic, and management principles. They are proficient in identifying and evaluating existing and potential environmental hazards, devising strategies to prevent or mitigate environmental damage, and spearheading damage control initiatives.
Students in this program are adept at executing intricate engineering and scientific design processes, leveraging state-of-the-art informatics, design, modeling, and simulation software. They demonstrate expertise in devising and implementing effective technological solutions to combat environmental pollution, offering engineering design expertise, and overseeing tasks related to waste processing and recycling. Furthermore, graduates excel in optimizing environmental technologies and assessing their impacts.
The curriculum spans four semesters and accrues 120 ECTS credits. It encompasses a balanced blend of theoretical and practical instruction, with lectures and seminars constituting 41% of the program, while practice-based activities contribute 59%.
Coursework covers a wide array of subjects, including Applied Statistics, Environmental Biology and Nature Protection, Geosciences, Environmental Law and Economics, Environmental and Quality Management, Environmental Modelling and Environmental Informatics, Environmental Operations, Safety and Environmental Risk, Mathematical Modeling and Optimization, Environmental Chemistry and Environmental Toxicity, Ecology for Engineers, Production Management and Life Cycle Analysis, Environmental Engineering Measurement Techniques, Monitoring, Environmental Health, Environmental Resource Management, Environmental State Assessment, and Auditing.
Admission to the program requires a Bachelor’s degree in environmental engineering or a related chemical field. Proficiency in English, demonstrated through standardized tests like TOEFL (547) or IELTS (6.0), is also mandatory. Additionally, candidates must pay an application fee of 150 USD and an entrance procedure fee of 350 USD.
Upon completion of the program, graduates are poised to pursue further academic endeavors in a doctoral program or to apply their expertise in various professional capacities. They play a pivotal role in safeguarding and enhancing the environment, contributing to sustainable practices, and shaping a more environmentally conscious future.