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Bachelor of Engineering in Environmental​​

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Overview

The Environmental Engineering programme is structured on a flexible and diverse system that allows students to choose from a broad range of courses to receive a well-rounded education while maintaining high academic standards.

Students take the common engineering courses which deals with basic concepts in mathematics, science and fundamental engineering principles, followed by a balanced-mix of core courses in environmental engineering discipline.

Courses offered include fluid mechanics, hydrology, environmental chemistry, environmental processes, and environmental microbiology, water supply engineering, wastewater engineering, solid waste engineering, geo-environmental engineering, hydraulics and basic structural design.

During the course of study, students also have the chance to register for Industrial Orientation (IO) in a private company or public organization, where they learn to practise environmental engineering under the guidance of experienced engineers and managers.

In the final year, the programme concentrates on training students in professional environmental engineering practice as well as managerial and entrepreneurial skills and students are also required to complete a two-semester duration research project in any of the specializations in environmental engineering.


Bachelor of Engineering in Environmental with a Second Major in Business 

Starting from August 2014, a Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) degree in Environmental Engineering with Business Major will be offered jointly by the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Nanyang Business School.

Students will be trained in both Engineering and Business over the normal programme duration of 4 years. Graduates of this programme will have enhanced competitive advantage and market value and access to a wider breadth of career options and opportunities.


Bachelor of Engineering in Environmental with a Second Major in Business 
(International Trading Programme Track)
 

With effect from August 2015, Specialization in International Trading will be offered to the Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) degree in Environmental Engineering and Business Major. It is jointly offered by the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Nanyang Business School. This programme will allow graduate to enhance competitive advantage for career opportunities in the Industries of International Trading.


Bachelor of Engineering in Environmental & Bachelor of Arts in Economics​ 

This double degree programme of Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) in Environmental Engineering and Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Economics will be offered jointly by the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering and School of Social Sciences.

It aims to equip students with excellent knowledge and competency in Engineering and Economics over the programme duration of 5 years. Graduates of this programme can expect more career options in the engineering-and-economics-related and beyond. Engineers who have strong economic knowledge will be better equipped for management positions when moving up the corporate ladder.​