Duration

Half Year full-time (or part-time equivalent)

Commencing 2017

Semester 1

Program level

Postgraduate Coursework

Units

8

Faculty

Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology

Location

St Lucia

Delivery mode

Internal

Course list

View the Course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Graduate Certificate in Integrated Water Management.

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

Bachelor degree in a field relevant to water management. Applications on the basis of post-secondary and two years practical experience in a related field will be individually assessed.

AQF level

AQF level 8

Fees for Australian students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2017 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

How to Apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Closing Date

To commence study in semester 1 - January 31 of the year of commencement.

Apply Online

Enquiries for Australian students

Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology

Email: enquiries@eait.uq.edu.au

Phone: 07 3365 4777

Web:

Duration

Half Year full-time

Commencing 2017

Semester 1

Program level

Postgraduate Coursework

Units

8

Faculty

Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology

Location

St Lucia

Delivery mode

Internal

Course list

View the Course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Graduate Certificate in Integrated Water Management.

Entry requirements

Prerequisites

Bachelor degree in a field relevant to water management. Applications on the basis of post-secondary and two years practical experience in a related field will be individually assessed.

CRICOS Code: 059262B

English Proficiency

IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, view the English proficiency policy.

AQF level

AQF level 8

Fees for International students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2017 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Closing Date

To commence study in semester 1 - November 30 of the previous year.

Apply Online

Enquiries for International students

International Student Advisor

Phone: Outside Australia: + 61 3 8676 7004
Within Australia (Free Call): 1800 671 980

Web:

Enquire online

Why study the Graduate Certificate in Integrated Water Management?

The Integrated Water Management suite of programs is taught by lecturers from The University of Queensland, Griffith University, along with Monash University, The University of Western Australia and leading practitioners. The program aims to build future water leaders with an emphasis on working in WASH and community development, in urban water policy, planning and management, or across stakeholders in the context of integrating water resource management for water, food, energy and environmental purposes. The program draws on the expertise of international leaders in education and research across a wide breadth of disciplines, taking a critical and interdisciplinary "whole-of-water-cycle" approach that equips students with practical tools and skills for developing and managing the implementation of solutions to local, regional, national and international water challenges. For more information, visit thttp://www.watercentre.org/education/masters.

The program commences in semester 1 (February) each year with a mandatory intensive for both part-time and full-time international and domestic students. Refer to the IWC website at http://watercentre.org/education/programs/practical-information/dates for important dates.

What you can study

Students will develop the strategic, managerial and technical skills they need to advance in the water sector. They will become familiar with all aspects of integrated water resource management; be capable of providing water management expertise to help reduce poverty through equitable and sustainable use of water; be skilled to provide technical and managerial input into planning, design and operation of water projects and facilities; understand the principles of managing water supply, wastewater treatment and urban infrastructure projects; recognise the socio-economic factors impacting on effective water solutions; and understand the governance and institutional frameworks underpinning water resource management. The program focuses on building the skills base of students in such areas as critical thinking, problem solving, statistics and data management, knowledge transfer and effective leadership.

Courses

See the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Graduate Certificate in Integrated Water Management.

Study options

Graduates will have the opportunity to progress to the following programs:

How to apply

Entry requirements for Australian students

Prerequisites

Bachelor degree in a field relevant to water management. Applications on the basis of post-secondary and two years practical experience in a related field will be individually assessed.

Additional application information

For further information about the International WaterCentre please contact: Phone: +61 (0)7 3014 0200 Email:admin@watercentre.org Web: www.watercentre.org/education

How to Apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Apply Online

Closing date

To commence study in semester 1 - January 31 of the year of commencement.

Entry requirements for International students

Prerequisites

Bachelor degree in a field relevant to water management. Applications on the basis of post-secondary and two years practical experience in a related field will be individually assessed.

Additional application requirements

For further information about the International WaterCentre please contact: Phone: +61 (0)7 3014 0200 Email:admin@watercentre.org Web: www.watercentre.org/education

Visa requirements

CRICOS Code: 059262B

English proficiency

IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, View the English proficiency policy.

How to apply

Applications must be lodged via the Online Application Form.

Apply Online

Closing date

To commence study in semester 1 - November 30 of the previous year.

What it costs

Fees for Australian students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2017 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

Fees for International students

Current UQ students can use the Fee Calculator to estimate their fees. Note: You will need to specify the courses for which you want to calculate fees. Please see the course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program.

When you enrol each semester, mySI-net will calculate your fees, and these will generally be available for viewing on mySI-net overnight.

Fees for all students are reviewed annually and may increase from 1 January each year. View the 2017 Fee Rules.

If you are a prospective student, or if you haven't yet commenced your program, please see the Future Students website for fee information.

What you can do with a Graduate Certificate in Integrated Water Management

Careers

Participants will develop the leadership, managerial and technical skills they need to advance in the water sector, locally, nationally and internationally. Graduates will be able to pursue management positions and better able to exert leadership within public, private and non-governmental organisations. Students may enhance or pursue careers with water utilities, policy and planning bodies at various levels of government, consulting firms, mining companies and NGOs focussed on water related aspects of international development.

While this degree may be accredited by an official industry accreditation body in Australia, completion of the degree may not result in graduates receiving automatic accreditation. Please contact the relevant registration body for details of any conditions for accreditation.

Program Rules and Requirements

To complete the Graduate Certificate in Integrated Water Management

To complete the Graduate Certificate in Integrated Water Management, a student must complete a requisite number of courses chosen from the course list and according to the Rules for the program.

Students should be aware of the University of Queensland rules, particularly the General Award Rules, which govern the conduct of UQ programs. Students will find a link to the General Award Rules, and other University rules, on the University Rules page.

A student is required to obtain #8 from Part A of the Master of Integrated Water Management list.

See the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Graduate Certificate in Integrated Water Management.

Program Rules for the Graduate Certificate in Integrated Water Management