Content programme

The 1-year English-taught Certificate programme in Sustainable Water Technology combines modules from the NVAO-accredited Bachelor programme in Environment with several specialist courses and projects.

Main topics and projects of Sustainable Water

The main topics and projects are:

  • Sustainable water technology
  • Technology for a clear environment
  • Water treatment and soil remediation
  • Process engineering
  • Sanitation
  • Energy from water
  • Nutrient recovery
  • Water reuse
  • Sludge management
  • Sustainable Cities
  • Air quality and climate
  • Energy and material cycles
  • Balancing People-Planet-Profit
  • Research Management
  • Research project / internship CEW/ WAC

Our modules consist of theory and practical work. We engage water technology companies like Wetsus and Vitens for guest lectures.

If you have finished your Certificate programme in Sustainable Water Technology but would still like to learn more about the field, you can enrol in our Bachelor of Environment (Dutch Bachelor with modules taught in English) for a year and earn a Bachelor’s degree!