Water and Environmental Engineering, Master

Job and career

Job and career

Engineers in the field of Water and Environmental Engineering have knowledge on hydraulics and modelling which can be used for instance in connection with examination of polluted areas. Examples of employers could be consulting engineer companies, public administration companies, environmental departments and universities.

You can work with e.g.:

  • potential solutions that can help preserve our groundwater
  • solutions for sewage treatment
  • design and climate adaptation of sewer systems
  • pollution of soil, groundwater protection and groundwater catchment in coastal areas
  • research
  • teaching

Your future job title could be:

  • Development Engineer
  • Coordinator
  • Consultant
  • Ph.D.
  • Teacher

It is primarily your own interests and ambitions, which determine the direction your future career will take.

Application and requirements

Career counselling at AAU

AAU Career provides guidance on your career. While studying at AAU, you can participate in career seminars and job related events. You can also book a career counselling session and talk about, for example:

  • Application and cv
  • Finding an internship or a student job
  • Competencies – both academic and personal
  • Tools to help you clarify your ideas about your future career
  • How to get started on your job search before graduation


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