Applied Limnology, M.Sc. | University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna | Vienna, Austria
24 months
Duration
1452 EUR/year
726 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Applied Limnology from University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna provides interdisciplinary expertise and professional skills for determining the ecological status of aquatic ecosystems.

Overview

Applied Limnology from University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna provides the assessment of human impacts, the conservation of endangered species and habitats, the development of appropriate restoration measures and the validation of management actions. Study Applied Limnology at BOKU in international class-rooms with students of more than 10 countries from 4 continents.  

Careers

Graduates of the programme make substantial contributions in the following sectors: research and higher education; environmental management companies; GO's & NGO's; international organisations such as the European Commission, UNESCO, FAO & International River/Lake Commis­sions; development cooperation agencies; national and international environmental associations; and consultancy.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Limnology 
  • Limnochemistry and nutrient cycling 
  • Ecology of aquatic systems
  • Taxonomy and ecology of benthic invertebrates 
  • Ecology of fishes
  • Physical environment of riverine landscape 
  • Aquatic biomonitoring and –assessment

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • EU/EEA students or memb of the Personengruppenverordnung can enroll within the normal and extended period.
  • Extended enrollment period for winter - 1.10 - 30.11

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed Application form
    • Evidence of previous studies (bachelor degree, diploma)
    • Transcript stating subjects, marks, ECTS and contens of teaching
    • Fulfillment of the special University entrance qualification
    • CV
    • Evidence of adequate proficiency of English (for English-language Master programmes)
    • Evidence of adequate proficiency in German A2 or C1

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    1452 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 726 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    726 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 363 EUR per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Vienna

861 - 1331 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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