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Water Technology (joint degree)

Programma-opties

  • Specializations (specialisatie)

    There are no official specialisations within the programme Water Technology. Students specialise themselves by doing a thesis within one of the research fields. Some examples are:

    • Priority compounds
    • Virus control
    • Applied water physics
    • Desalination
    • Concentrates
    • Biofouling
    • Advanced waste water treatment
    • Algae
    • Source separated sanitation
    • Resource recovery
    • Sensoring
    • Protein from water
    • Phosphate recovery
    • Ground water technology
    • Blue energy
    • CO2 energy

Opbouw programma

The Master Water Technology is a two-year study programme encompassing 120 credits. The programme starts annually in September.

The first year consists of two semesters, each with two periods. In the first year students attend several courses and a Business Case Design project. The second year is spent on an internship and a thesis.

The internship, the design project and the thesis are the core components of this programme.

The Master Water Technology is a two-year study programme encompassing 120 credits. The programme starts annually in September.

The first year consists of two semesters, each with two periods. In the first year students attend several courses and a Business Case Design project. The second year is spent on an internship and a thesis.

The internship, the design project and the thesis are the core components of this programme.

Studeren in het buitenland

  • Studeren in het buitenland is niet voorzien

Exchange: All our science and engineering programmes offer study abroad possibilities at a number of partner institutions. Our partners include top-100 universities in Europe (for example in Germany, UK, and Sweden) and in the USA, China, South-East Asia, and South America. Our exchange programmes have a typical duration of one semester and count toward your final degree.

  • Testimonial van Rungnapha Khiewwijit (Pom)

    The water technology in the Netherlands is very well-known

    'Seven years ago, when I was decided to study the bachelor degree in the Netherlands, everyone asked me the same question 'Why did I choose the Netherlands?' 'Because the Environmental technology especially related to the water technology in the Netherlands is very well-known. They had such a good reputation among other international countries to manage their water resources.' This was always my answer to that question to everyone.

    After I graduated my bachelor study in Environmental Science at Van Hall Larenstein in 2009, I decided to continue a master study in Water Technology at Wetsus Academy. Once I had started the course, I realised that I had made the right decision. The research facilities that are being provided by the academy are very good. The laboratories are well equipped for the students to carry out experiments in the field of hi-tech environment.

    For 2 years master course, I not only gained a lot of knowledge but I also developed a lot of practical skills. Wetsus Academy and Leeuwarden became my second home and I cannot imagine a better place to study. Professors, tutors and staff are so friendly and very willing to help international students. I am particularly pleased with the safety life I had here. I find Dutch people are very kind and helpful. I also like the country, particularly in the spring when the tulips are blooming!


    After graduating the master degree, I would like to go on my study to start a PhD at Wetsus. My dream came true. I got the PhD research at Wetsus. I am so happy and really looking forward to do this PhD research.'

    Sluiten
    – Rungnapha Khiewwijit (Pom)
  • Testimonial van Ina Böckenhüser

    Studying abroad is a big step towards a whole different way of living

    'You will get to know a new culture and meet people from all over the world. You will learn a lot about yourself and become more independent'.

    Next to this the master track Water Technology in Leeuwarden offers you lectures of different water- related subjects.
    The classes are not overfilled with student, which gives teachers and students the opportunity to work concentrated and will give enough space for discussions. The study has theoretical and practical parts; you will work on group assignments and have an internship and your master thesis in your second year.

    The connection to Wetsus will make it easy for you to get a internship with an excellent company working in the water sector. During your master thesis you will work with a PhD student on his/her project and you will be able to use your gained knowledge from your studies.

    I really enjoyed my time in Leeuwarden. I found friends from all over the world and get to know their culture. The city of Leeuwarden is a small student city in the beautiful north of the Netherlands. You will have city life and nature closely together. The centre of the city gives you opportunity to shop over the day and party during the night.
    After all, the master track Water Technology was a challenge, but a challenge that was worth it.'

    Sluiten
    – Ina Böckenhüser
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