Nanotechnology for Water and Wastewater Treatment, Short Course

  • Application Deadline
  • 10 days
    Duration
  • Tuition Fee
    1900 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
    1900 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
  • English
    Language
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TheNanotechnology for Water and Wastewater Treatment short course fromIHE Delft Institute for Water Educationoverviews the state-of-the-art and novel developments of nanotechnology in applications for drinking water production and wastewater treatment.

About

The Nanotechnology for Water and Wastewater Treatment short course is offered by IHE Delft Institute for Water Education.

Learning objectives

Upon completion, the participant should be able to:
  • Apply innovative applications of nanotechnology in drinking water production and wastewater treatment.
  • Be familiar with the state-of-the-art, impact and cost-benefit analysis of nanotechnology processes for water and wastewater treatment.
  • Communicate successfully on nanoscience and nanotechnology interfacing with environmental chemistry, environmental engineering and bioprocess.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 10 days
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses Content

  • Framework: Nanoparticles and Water; Environmental Fate; Risk Analysis.
  • Nanotechnology for Water/Wastewater Treatment: Physical, Chemical and Biological Properties of Nanoparticles.
  • High-Performance Water and Wastewater Purification Systems: Nanofiltration, Nanosorbents and Nanocatalysts.
  • Nanoparticles that Sense and Treat Disease: Biosensors and Desinfectants.

Audience

Young and mid-career professionals with a relevant wo bachelor (academic bachelor).

Lecturers

Course Co-ordinator:

  • Piet Lens, Professor of Environmental Biotechnology

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score (Grade B2):

    160

    The CAE test – or the Cambridge Advanced English – is an exam for applicants who wish to get a Certificate in Advanced English. To receive the Advanced certificate, test-takers must score between 142 and 210 on the Cambridge English: Advanced test. Read more about CAE.

    Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

  • Minimum required score:

    502

    The TOEFL – or Test OF English as a Foreign Language – offers a paper-based test (PBT). The final, overall PBT score ranges between 310 and 677, and is based on an average taken from the three test components (listening, structure, and reading). The writing part of this test is scored separately on a scale of 0-6. Read more about TOEFL (PBT).

  • Minimum required score:

    87

    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

You should at least have a Bachelor Degree in a relevant field of study, some years of working experience and a good command of the English language.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1900 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 10 days.
  • EU/EEA

    1900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1900 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 10 days.

Living costs for Delft

780 - 1,160 EUR/month
Living Costs

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

Funding

KOP aims to advance the development of the capacity, knowledge and quality of both individuals and institutions in higher and vocational education. In the first KOP round there will be scholarships for short courses. The MENA Scholarship Programme (MSP) also offers scholarships to professionals for short courses at IHE Delft.

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.