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Environmental Sciences

Ca' Foscari University of Venice

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
2100 EUR/year
2061 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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About

This Environmental Sciences master's degree offered at Ca' Foscari University of Venice provides you with an elevated qualification and specialisation in a variety of fields.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

This Environmental Sciences master's degree offered at Ca' Foscari University of Venice provides you with an elevated qualification and specialisation in the following fields:

  • the application of investigative methodologies and the design of recovery operations and environmental rehabilitation;
  • the evaluation of environmental resources;
  • the regional management and planning of coastal marine systems;
  • the evaluation and management of climate change issues and the dynamics of the Earth system as well as environmental interest technologies and cleaner products and processes.

The programme incorporates both laboratory and field experiments of an interdiscplinary nature and offers international internship opportunities. You also produce a final thesis.

Career Opportunities

As a graduate, you will be a highly qualified specialist capable of tackling the prevention, diagnosis and resolution of environmental issues thanks to the multi-disciplinary skill set with which this programme will have equipped you. You will be ready to assume a position of responsibility in project and facilities management, and some possible career paths include:

  • Environmental change expert
  • Agriculture and forestry management expert
  • Geologist
  • Biologist
  • Botanist
  • Ecologist
  • Zoologist

Programme Structure

Through a broad range of lectures and laboratories held both on the university campus and in the field, the programme's study plan prepares you to be a professional capable of working in the prevention, diagnosis, evaluation, management and/or resolution of environmental problems, whether locally, nationally or globally.

The programme offers you three paths, or curricula, to choose from:
  • Global Change and Sustainability (fully taught in English)
  • Natural Capital and Ecosystem Services (taught in Italian)
  • Monitoring and Environmental Rehabilitation (taught in Italian)
The English-taught curriculum dedicated to Global Change and Sustainability focuses on preparing you to analyse major changes on a global scale, with particular reference to climate change. 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

There are five admission rounds for admission in the fall of 2021, so earlier the round in which you apply, the sooner you'll find out if you have been accepted

Language

English, Italian

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
5.5

Other requirements

General requirements

To be eligible for admission, you must satisfy certain curricular requirements. You therefore need to have:

a bachelor’s degree in one of the following fields: Biotechnologies; Biology; Agriculture and Forestry; Environmental Sciences; or Earth Sciences

OR

60 ECTS in selected study fields
  • For more specific information, please check the programme's official web page or contact us!
  • For the English-taught Global Change and Sustainability curriculum, you need a certified B2-level knowledge of English.
  • For the Italian-taught curricula, you must have a certified B2-level knowledge of both Italian and English.
  • A Teaching Committee must assess your CV to make sure you have adequate personal preparation.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2100 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2100 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2061 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2061 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.

To make education as affordable as possible to all, Ca' Foscari offers tuition fee reductions to students coming from non-OECD countries, with fees sometimes as low as 700 euro per year. Contact us for more information.

Funding

For high-achieving international students, Ca' Foscari offers:

  • renewable tuition fee waivers
  • one-time scholarships of €5,000
The regional government also offers financial aid for international students from low-income families for which you can apply after enrolment.

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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