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Earth Sciences

University of Gothenburg

Master On Campus
24 months
Duration
11339 EUR/year
Free
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Tuition fee
Unknown
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Start date

About

Against the background of global change, modern society has an increasing need of citizen competence in Earth sciences. The accessibility of Earth Science information is greater today, resulting in new areas of application and new methods to manage geo-resources on a local and global basis. The Earth Science programme is offered by University of Gothenburg.

Overview

The courses in the Earth Science Master's Programme from Earth Sciences provide depth and diverse possibilities for subject specialisation. The courses also give you extensive experience with new analytical methods and the ability to evaluate and present complex issues within the Earth sciences.

Career areas

This educational programme gives you the tools required for working with advanced Earth science applications within government and industry, as well as preparing you for a possible continuation of your academic career. Examples of working areas are at national and international companies, governmental agencies, institutes and other organisations dealing with natural resource and environmental management, for instance consultants and companies within the energy, insurance and construction sectors.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Environmental and Applied Geology
  • Bedrock Geology
  • Physical Geography/Climatology

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

  • Bachelor's degree in Earth Sciences of 180 credits at an accredited (internationally recognized) university including at least 90 credits in a major subject. Applicants must prove their knowledge of English: English 6/English B from Swedish Upper Secondary School or the equivalent level of an internationally recognized test, for example TOEFL, IELTS.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11339 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22678 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • Application fee: 900 SEK
  • Full programme cost: 238 000 SEK
  • First payment: 59 500 SEK

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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Earth Sciences
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