Netherlands, Twente


when 11 August 2019 - 20 August 2019
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 2 EC
fee EUR 875

Access to clean water is evidently crucial. With growing population, climate change, and emerging new contaminants, water challenges are omnipresent. It is of prime importance to understand water systems and their management, innovate water treatments, and explore e.g. energy generation possibilities from water.

Topics include:

- Produced Water
- Water Treatment and Purification
- Water Footprint
- Rivers and Seas
- Blue Energy
- Interfacial Phenomena
- Earth Observation of Water Cycle
- Ecodynamic Development and Design - Building with Nature

Course leader

prof. dr. ir. Nieck Benes

Target group


Course aim

Build awareness of emerging technologies and scientific developments related to water management, treatment and fundamentals.

Credits info

2 EC

Fee info

EUR 875: Our fee is an all-in package consisting the following components:

- A stay at the inspirational campus of the University of Twente
- Course participation
- Course materials
- A tent to sleep in (included: air mattress, flashlight, pillow and sleeping bag)
- WiFi
- Food (breakfast, lunch and evening meal)
- Coffee/tea
- Free entry to the UT Sport Centre


No scholarships offered! Please check your current/home university!