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Master of Water Resources Engineering (Leuven et al)

KU Leuven
Program overview
2 years
Full time/part time
Master's degree
Start dates
Leuven
September 2020  (English)
September 2021  (English)
September 2022  (English)

Program description

Master of Water Resources Engineering

The Master of Water Resources Engineering addresses water-related issues in developed and developing countries. The general programme objective is to educate professionals and scientists who contribute effectively to the development and management of water resources on both a local and global scale. 

The Master’s programme providesmulti-disciplinary and high-quality university educationin the field of water resources engineering. Students will be trained with technical and managerial knowledge and skills to: (i) successfully plan, design, operate and manage water resources projects; and (ii) advise and support authorities in decision-making and policy-making that enhance the safe exploitation and re-use of wastewater and the equitable distribution and conservation of local, regional and global water resources.

Water Resources Engineering deals with the methods and techniques applied in the study of: 

  • water needs for agriculture, industry, households, recreation, navigation, hydroelectric power generation
  • problems related to storm water drainage and flood damage mitigation
  • problems related to water quality in streams and aquifers, erosion, sedimentation, protection of ecosystems and other natural resources
  • integrated water management
  • institutional, socio-economic, and policy issues related to water resources development and management

Through the choice of 3 elective courses and a specific topic for thesis research, you can tailor your study programme to fit your interests. 

Admission requirements

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Excellent students who are eligible for a Master Mind Scholarship are invited to submit their application before 1 February.

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KU Leuven

KU Leuven

KU Leuven is Europe’s most innovative university. Located in Belgium, it is dedicated to research, education, and service to society. KU Leuven is a founding member of the League of European Research Universities (LERU) and has a strong European and...


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KU Leuven

Oude Markt 13
3000 Leuven
Belgium

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