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Environmental Engineering

Looking after our fragile environment is everyone’s responsibility. Environmental Engineers respond to the growing pressures on our environment by providing innovative solutions that help the sustainable development of our society. Their work includes designing systems for re-cycling waste water, reducing the energy consumption of industry and monitoring air quality.

Here at USQ, our lecturers provide you with first-class knowledge and skills to work in some of the most important environmental sectors. We provide you with hands-on laboratory sessions and, with USQ's extensive linkages with industry, there are great opportunities to complete practical industry projects.

USQ’s programs are fully accredited by Engineers Australia, and are recognised worldwide.

Career opportunities

Graduate with the ability to work in the fields of river hydrology, mine and landscape rehabilitation, water resources engineering, soil science and engineering problem solving and management as an Engineering Officer.

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Study Environmental Engineering at USQ