At International Master in Applied Ecology from University of Coimbra graduates will be capable of devising original and new solutions to meet the challenges of evolving problems in applied ecology and to carry out a variety of environmental projects all over the world.
Students at International Master in Applied Ecology from University of Coimbra will gain knowledge in:
Ecological diagnoses about human-related or natural disturbances;
Dynamics and functions in both temperate & tropical ecosystems (terrestrial and aquatic);
Consequences of global change on the equilibrium of ecosystems;
Biodiversity assessment, conservation and management;
Ecosystem services: a price on biodiversity and natural resources;
Trade-off between human activities and conservation: the political and social complexity;
Environmental Policies & Economics in the management of natural resources.
- Advanced Topics in Applied Ecology
- Data analysis in ecology
- Field Course in Mediterranean Ecosystems
- Field Course in Tropical Ecosystems
- Ecology of disturbed streams
- Coastal and Marine Ecosystems-Field Studies
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesEnvironmental Economics & Policy Geographical Information Systems (GIS) Ecology
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Transcript of records,
Two letters of recommendation (duly signed, merged into 1 PDF, must be uploaded at the application platform),
Proof of identity (identity card or passport),
Europass Curriculum Vitae
Bachelor’s degree or a nationally recognized degree equivalent to 180 ECTS from a field in relation with the scope of the IMAE (for instance Ecology, Biology, Population genetics, Evolution or Environmental sciences).
- Fluent proficiency in English certified by an internationally recognized test, such as IELTS (6,5) or equivalent, like TOEFL (ibt 92, pbt 580), is required.
International9000 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9000 EUR per year during 24 months.
EU/EEA4500 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4500 EUR per year during 24 months.
Living costs for Coimbra
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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