Water resource management is a global issue that is becoming increasingly important. With a rapidly growing world population, greater urbanisation and a changing climate, water resource management and the technologies that support it will play an increasingly large part in providing fresh water to meet basic human needs.
Preparation for, and adaptation to, changes in hydrological regimes such as floods and droughts, and solution-driven approaches to water and sanitation provision will be essential elements in building a resilient society.
The next generation of water managers will require the skills necessary to develop innovative and sustainable solutions to the challenges facing our society .
The Water Academy offers specialist post-graduate training opportunities in two distinct Masters programmes: