Careers and graduate destinations

The future for our graduates is bright, with their international, interdisciplinary background opening doors in the private and public sectors and academia.

  • PHD
    STUDENT

    Many of our graduates go on to study PhDs and to work in academic instituions.

  • DESIGN
    ENGINEER

    During the master you will have opportunities to see inside large consultancies through guest lectures and the chance to complete your thesis with an external partner.

  • WATER
    MODELLER

    Flood Risk Management graduates have extensive experience in different types of modelling.

  • POLICY
    ADVISOR

    The interdisciplinary background of Flood Risk Management graduates makes them ideal for working in the public sector.

  • CLIMATE CHANGE SPECIALIST

    FRM graduates have important knowledge of the hydrological effects of climate change.

Thesis topic: Community based disaster risk reduction for the Lower Shire Valley in Malawi. - 

Graduated 2015

/ DOCTORAL RESEARCHER AT 
HERIOT WATT UNIVERSITY - UK

ROBERT ŠAKIĆ TROGRLIĆ

Specialism in Water Management & Hydrology

Graduated 2015

/ CONSULTANT AT 
SWECO - NETHERLANDS

NIKEH BOOISTER

/ DISASTER RISK MANAGEMENT ADVISOR AT 
DELTARES - NETHERLANDS

Specialisms: end-to-end early warning system design and implementation, flood risk assessment and planning, policy and institutional analysis, serious gaming and stakeholder engagement. - Graduated 2013

LYDIA CUMISKEY

/ FAST STREAM TRAINEE
CIVIL SERVICE - UK

Work across various areas of policy in the UK and in Europe, including transport and biodiversity. -

Graduated 2013

RICHARD VAUSE

FloodRiskMaster

A unique interdisciplinary international master in flood risk management.