The Early Career Hydrogeologists Network (ECHN) is an official network of the International Association of Hydrogeologists (IAH) providing a forum for hydrogeologists at the start of their professional or academic careers. ECHN aims to assist hydrogeologists at the start of their careers through information sharing, networking and strengthening the status of early career hydrogeologists within the IAH.

For more details including career development and upcoming ECHN activities see


Undergraduate Courses

Some of the Geoscience undergraduate courses available in Ireland are as follows;

NUI Galway

Earth and Ocean Sciences

Queens University Belfast


Trinity College Dublin


University College Cork

Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences

University College Dublin



Postgraduate Courses

Some of the Hydrogeology postgraduate courses available in the United Kingdom are as follows;

Imperial College London

MSc Hydrology and Water Resources Management

Newcastle University

Hydrogeology and Water Management MSc

The University of Sheffield

MSc Water Engineering

University of Birmingham

Hydrogeology MSc

University of Strathclyde Glasgow

MSc Hydrogeology


Some of the Hydrogeology postgraduate courses available in Europe are as follows;

IHE Delft

Hydrology and Water Resources (In English)

Universitat Tubingen

MSc Applied and Environmental Geoscience (In English)