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Riverine and Estuarine Processes MRes

University of Brighton

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Course options

  • Qualification

    MRes - Master of Research

  • Location

    University of Brighton

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    27-SEP-21

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

Intro

Riverine and estuarine systems are in continual flux as they interact with the physical environment, climatic conditions and human factors. Our Riverine and Estuarine Processes MRes is designed to meet the growing demand from governments and engineers worldwide for a more in-depth understanding of these systems; as the climate is changing, the human population increasing, and severe floods, erosion and water scarcity become more common.

You will develop your own research pathway, building your research skills by exploring topics such as flood management, fluvial processes and morphology, river habitat health and river/human interactions. You will also learn advanced analytics and methodical methods, designed to help prepare you for your future career.

How this course is delivered

We are designing your teaching timetable with the aim of maximising the time you spend on campus, with measures in place to make it as safe, enjoyable and social for everyone as possible.

Every student will have timetabled in-person learning. This will vary by course and could include activities such as seminars and tutorials, workshops, studio time, clinical skills sessions and laboratory classes.

Some of your timetabled learning will delivered online: for example, large lectures may be delivered online live and be made available as recordings.

Careers

The Riverine and Estuarine Processes MRes intends to maximise both your personal and professional potential, and provides a foundation for careers in research, with a route to further study through a PhD, as well as industry and academia.

On completing the course, you will be equipped with practical research-based training, plus the necessary transferable skills to prepare you for career progression.

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 15,300per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Brighton

  • University League Table

    80th

  • Campus address

    University of Brighton, Mithras House, Lewes Road, Brighton, Brighton & Hove, BN2 4AT, England

Employability is embedded into every course, helping students to develop transferable and personal skills.
The university is set between the sea and the South Downs National Park and has easy access to London.
International students are guaranteed a place in halls of residence.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    38th out of 58 17

    47th out of 86

  • Entry standards

    / Max 241
    120 52%

    41st

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    100.0 100%

    1st

    52
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.57 71%

    55th

    8
  • Entry standards

    / Max 217
    n/a

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    70.0 70%

    26th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.50 70%

    84th

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