MS in Environmental Science and Engineering Environmental Science Track

University of Sharjah

Date Posted: June 10, 2022
Submitted by: Lillian Makhoul
Sustainability Topic: Curriculum
Content Type: Academic Programs
Program Type: Master's Degree
Completion: Full-time: 4-8 semesters Part-time: 6-10 semesters


Master of Science in environmental Science and Engineering Program to provide the opportunity for qualified graduates in different disciplines from science and engineering to advance their knowledge and skills in modern environmental perspectives and challenges. The intent is also to prepare students to engage in multidisciplinary fields with independent and collaborative research in academic, governmental, and industrial contexts. During this learning process, students will participate in knowledge generation and improvement, research synthesis, and knowledge/technology transfer. The Program is also intended to support the development of quality and relevant research, especially applied research in pertinent environmental fields to UAE and the region.

Learning Outcomes

Demonstrate strong level of competencies to develop leadership roles in different professional environmental sciences and engineering organizations and projects. Contribute to the development of innovative research and technologies for solving environmental problems and able to pursue professional and academic career. Provide scientific advice for seniors working in policy development and decision making. Identify and address current and future environmental problems related to non-renewable resources within sustainable development framework.