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Applied Mathematical Sciences with Climate Change Modelling

Heriot-Watt University

12 months
Duration
16184 GBP/year
7776 GBP/year
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About

Climate change is recognised as having potentially huge impacts on the environment and on human society. We offer a master degree in Applied Mathematical Sciences with Climate Change Modelling at Heriot-Watt University.

Overview

This programme is designed to give students an understanding of climate change causes, impacts, mitigation and adaptation measures from a life science perspective. Students will also develop a wide variety of mathematical modelling skills that can be used to investigate the impacts of climate change.

Key Features 

  • The Applied Mathematical Sciences with Climate Change Modelling programme from Heriot-Watt University closely follows the structure of our Applied Mathematical Sciences MSc. 
  • Two of the mandatory courses will specifically focus on the issues related to climate change and are taught by expert staff from the University's School of Life Sciences.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Climate Change
  • Causes and Impact
  • Mathematical Ecology
  • Modelling and Tools
  • Data Assimilation with Applications to Climate Change
  • Statistical Methods

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National deadline is for Scottish and RUK students.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Entry is aimed at graduates with strong mathematical knowledge and skills. 
  • A good honours degree in mathematics, statistics or a related subject with a substantial mathematical content is desired. 
  • Motivation and a willingness to work hard are also important pre-requisites.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16184 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16184 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7776 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7776 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part time fees:

  • UK / EU: £3,888
  • Overseas: £8,092

Living costs for Dubai

5300 - 9200 AED /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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