Environmental Engineering


In order to be a world leader in the field of Environmental Engineering, the group focuses its postgraduate courses, research and industrial activities on those issues unique to the South African environment.

Postgraduate studies

The postgraduate programme of the Environmental Engineering Group (EEG) offers the following degrees: BEng(Hons) and MEng Environmental Engineering for students with a BEng or equivalent qualification, and the BSc(Hons)(App Sci) and MSc(App Sci) for students with an acceptable B-degree. Masters degrees are offered through dissertations to students who have achieved an average of at least 60% for their Honours studies.

Programme outline

A candidate who enrols for the Honours degree must pass the following basic modules (128 credits):

CEM 780 Environmental Management  780  - 32 credits

CAM 780/787 Air Management 780/787  - 32 credits

WQB 780 Water Quality Management 780 - 32 credits

WAI 780/787 Waste Management  780/787 32 credits


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