Marine Biological Resources (Erasmus Mundus), Master | University of Algarve | Faro, Portugal
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Marine Biological Resources (Erasmus Mundus)

24 months
Duration
9000 EUR/year
4500 EUR/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
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Start date

About

The Marine Biological Resources programme offered by the University of Algarve covers a wide, yet consistent, range of subjects related to the sustainable use of marine biological resources.

Overview

With an emphasis on marine biological and ecological processes, the programme links biology of marine organisms and environmental studies with subjects in marine policy and planning. 

The Marine Biological Resources programme offered by the University of Algarve offers, beside a wide variety of courses in the Thematic Modules, also a series of jointly developed activities.

The Marine Biological Resources programme offered by the University of Algarve programme will prepare you for a broad range of careers from academic marine research to working within industry, governmental or non-governmental organisations. Potential roles include:

  • Fisheries biologist
  • Marine consultant
  • Ocean and coastal policy coordinator
  • Contract scientific diver
  • Marine biologist
  • Oceanographer
  • Marine park manager

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Marine Policy and Governance
  • Marine Genomics
  • Quantitative Methods in Marine Science
  • Oceanography
  • Marine Ecology
  • Marine Gis and Spatial Planning
  • Transferable Skills

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

A prerequisite for admission is that applicants have a Bachelor (or Master) degree in biology, ecology, environmental sciences, oceanography, marine sciences, geography, geology, veterinary medicine or other equivalent degrees with minimum 180 credits at the latest before Sep 1st. For non-European students, preferably before Feb 28th.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    9000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9000 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4500 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Faro

400 - 800 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

For the IMBRSea there are 12 EM Partner Country scholarships and 4 EM Programme Countryscholarships available.

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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