Environmental and Water Resources Engineering, Ph.D. | American University of Beirut | Beirut, Lebanon
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Environmental and Water Resources Engineering

48 months
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About

The PhD programs offered by the CEE department train graduate students to address and solve current problems in civil and environmental engineering. Students in the Environmental and Water Resources Engineering program of the American University of Beirut are trained to be future educators and proficient researchers geared to assume leadership roles in their profession.

Overview

​​​​​General Information

The objectives of the Environmental and Water Resources Engineering program of the American University of Beirut are:

  • To cultivate expertise in specialized concentration areas of civil and environmental engineering.
  • To develop research skills which include the formulation and study of original ideas as well as the development of theory, methodology, and experimental skills.
  • To promote involvement in inter-disciplinary teams and activities and develop skills pertinent to group and collaborative efforts.
  • To acquire teaching expertise through class lectures and assisting in courses and labs.

Programme Structure

The PhD program in EWRE focuses on the following courses and research topics:

  • Water and wastewater treatment systems
  • Solid and industrial waste treatment/management
  • Air quality management and air pollution control
  • Environmental and water resources management and planning
  • Water quality modeling
  • GIS and IT applications for environmental and water resources management 
  • Watershed modeling and management
  • Hydrologic systems analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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More details
  • The application to the doctoral program will follow the deadlines set by the Office of Admissions at AUB.

Credits

24 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

To be eligible for admission to the PhD program, a candidate must: 

  • hold a master’s degree in civil and environmental engineering or a related discipline from AUB or another recognized institution of higher learning (for admission in the regular track), or a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or a related discipline (for admission in the accelerated track).
  • submit a complete application including a statement of interest, transcripts of academic record from all institutions attended after high school, a curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation. 
  • provide scores for the general exam part of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE). 
  • must show proficiency in the English language in case English is not the native language (refer to the catalogue section on English Language Proficiency Requirement).
  • complete an interview either in person or by phone (for non-AUB students). 

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Beirut

750 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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Scholarships Information

Below you will find PhD's scholarship opportunities for Environmental and Water Resources Engineering.

Available Scholarships

You are eligible to apply for these scholarships but a selection process will still be applied by the provider.

Independent provider
Grant
3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
ACES Scholarships
Merit-based Need-based

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ACES Education Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
ServiceScape Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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ServiceScape
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
14 Oct 2024
Fulbright U.S. Student Program
Merit-based Need-based

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U.S. government
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Erasmus+ - Grants for study mobility
Merit-based

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OeAD, Austria's Agency for Education and Internationalisation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
5000 USD
Deadline
25 Aug 2024
Women Scholarship for International Students
Merit-based

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educations.com
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
90000 AUD
Deadline
Not specified
World Universities Ramsay Postgraduate Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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The Ramsay Centre
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
31 Dec 2025
Scholarship for students with disabilities
Need-based

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Anonymous Hope Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
12000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
Merit-based Need-based

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The Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
AAPG Foundation Grants-in-Aid
Merit-based Need-based

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American Association of Petroleum Geologists Foundation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
31 Oct 2024
$1,500 Annual Video Contest Scholarship
Merit-based

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IvyPanda
Location not available

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