The Environmental Studies master program at Al–Quds University is important to develop and improve the capacity building in environment and water. The program strengths the research and knowledge in environmental issues. The objective of this program is to educate engineers and natural scientists how to deal with environmental problems and how to develop a solution through scientific research. The research is a core part of this master program, so students will be educated to follow scientific methods in solving environmental problems, and to be more professional in the field.