Humanitarian Engineering (with Sustainability) (MSc) at University of Warwick

University of Warwick
Masters (MSc)

1 year, 2 years
Full time, Part time

Course description:

The MSc in Humanitarian Engineering (with Sustainability) at the University of Warwick is a Postgraduate Taught degree, that can be taken as a 1-year full-time course 2-years part-time course. In this MSc you will focus on renewable energy, sustainable cities and infrastructures for emergencies. Humanitarian Engineering is the use of science and engineering to invent, create, design, develop, or improve technologies that promote the wellbeing of communities facing grand humanitarian challenges. This degree explores the same broad themes as the main Humanitarian Engineering degree, but with a specific focus on sustainability through tailored core and optional modules.

Core Modules are:

• Humanitarian Engineering: Ethics, Theory and Practices
• An Introduction to Global Health
• Water and Environmental Management
• One Humanity; Shared Responsibility
• Urban Resilience, Disasters and Data
• Renewable Energy
• Sustainable Operations and Humanitarian Supply Chains
• Sustainable Cities and Infrastructure for Emergencies and
• Project.


Department of Humanitarian Engineering at University of Warwick

Entry Requirements:

Applicants must have, at the minimum, a 2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent), ideally in Engineering, Science, Social Sciences, Natural Sciences, Humanities, Business or Medical Sciences; but graduates of all disciplines will be considered.

English language requirements: Applicants should have IELTS Band of 6.5 or more overall, with a minimum writing score of 6.5 and no other subsection below 6.0. International students are to check the Official Website (link found below) for other internationally recognised qualifications.


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