Part time PhD in Environmental Engineering in Hong Kong in Hong Kong

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Environmental Engineering

A Doctor of Philosophy degree, short Ph.D is an advanced academic degree earned in various fields, signifying major interests and accomplishments in research.

Environmental engineering is a subset of engineering that focuses on helping to save the environment by lessening the effects of pollution, climate change and waste contamination. Individuals who work as environmental engineers create, design and implement solutions to current as well as future ecological problems.

Hong Kong, found on the south coast of China, the country is one of the two Special Administrative Regions in the Republic of China. Hong Kong's higher education is placed in the England’s structure as well as international systems. It is managed by the country's Education Bureau.

Hong Kong is one of the most populous cities in the world with a population of more than 7 million. Renowned for its legendary skyline that defines the city, it has an expansive natural harbor and is ranked as the world’s most vertical city. It has several credible institutions.

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PhD in Environmental Engineering

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Campus Part time 3 - 4 years September 2018 Hong Kong

The Ph.D. program aims to develop and strengthen students’ skills in identifying key issues related to environmental engineering, in formulating original research plans and methodologies, and in implementing those plans and methodologies to produce results that are useful for reducing environmental pollution and advancing environmental conservation and sustainable development. [+]

There is a growing concern for environmental conservation and sustainable development across the globe. To achieve long-term environmental sustainability, it requires innovative solutions to many problems caused by humans. These problems include the presence of micropollutants in drinking water, noxious aerosols and fumes in the air, heavy metals and toxic organics in solid wastes that will eventually overwhelm our landfill sites. The scarcity of water resources, the ever-deteriorating air quality in many metropolises, the threat of mounting volumes of waste without suitable disposal sites, and a long list of other critical issues must be resolved through the innovations of scientists and engineers.... [-]