Nanotechnology for Water and Wastewater Treatment, Short Course

Nanotechnology for Water and Wastewater Treatment, Short Course

  • Application Deadline
  • 10 days
    Duration
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The Nanotechnology for Water and Wastewater Treatment short course from IHE Delft Institute for Water Education overviews 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:

    87

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    502

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • 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.

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  • Minimum required score (Grade B2):

    160

    C1 Advanced is a Cambridge English Qualification. It reports on the Cambridge English Scale between 142 and 210. You will receive a separate score for each of the four skills (reading, writing, listening and speaking) and for Use of English. These five scores are averaged to give you an overall result for the exam. Universities and colleges may ask you to achieve a specific score, either overall or for a particular skill.

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

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 Applies to you

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

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

  • 780 - 1160 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. 

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