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University of Minho

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
1250 EUR/year
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About

The Geography programme at University of Minho aims to provide advanced training in three areas of specialisation, which coincide with the most current and relevant fields of professional activity and research, both within the scientific area of Geography as well as land-use development and planning: Tourism and Territorial Communication.

Overview

This Geography course at University of Minho is aimed at deepening the scientific and technical knowledge of the students in: the main challenges arising from the strong growth of tourism in terms of land management and its communicational dynamics; the ongoing trends of social, economic and environmental changes and their implications in spatial organization, including threats they pose and opportunities they present; the valorisation of natural resources and the minimization of vulnerabilities and risks; the creation of information, integrated analysis and land modelling and scenario building at various scales, made possible by GIS and Remote Sensing.

Learning outcomes

The MG aims to deepen the knowledge acquired in degrees of the area of Geography(or related), as well as to provide an academic and professional specialisation based on an interdisciplinary and flexible training, with the integration of CU of several scientific areas in its study plan.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Administrative Organisation Law
  • Planning and Management of Watersheds
  • Telematics and Local Development
  • Territorial Analysis
  • Tourism and Planning

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

The following documents must be uploaded to the application (please consider that they must have good quality):

  • Learning Agreement for Studies/ for Traineeships, which needs to be signed, dated and stamped by the student and home institution
  • Copy of ID card/Passport
  • Home Transcript of Records
  • Photo

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1250 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1250 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1250 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1250 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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