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M.Sc. On Campus

Marine and Lacustrine Science and Management

Ghent University

24 months
Duration
1862 EUR/year
962 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Marine and Lacustrine Science and Management programme at Ghent University provides students a strong fundamental and applied knowledge and prepares them for an active role in the scientific research and management of marine and lacustrine systems.

Overview

Key facts

Ghent University's two-year programme Master in Marine and Lacustrine Science and Management (Oceans & Lakes) addresses students with a background in sciences. Oceans & Lakes is an interuniversity programme. It provides students a strong fundamental and applied knowledge and prepares them for an active role in the scientific research and management of marine and lacustrine systems. The programme adopts a multidisciplinary approach integrating physical, chemical, geological, ecological and societal aspects and including nature conservation and sustainable development.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Oceanography
  • Estuarine and Coastal Systems
  • Law and Ethics on Conservation of Aquatic Systems
  • In-situ and Remote Sensing Tools in Aquatic Sciences
  • Environmental Modelling
  • River and Lake Ecology

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

  • Oceans and Lakes is open to holders of a bachelor's degree in biology, biochemistry, biotechnology, chemistry, geology, geography and geomatics, bio-engineer science or environmental sciences. For other bachelors in science and applied science, equivalency will be evaluated based on scientific competences and skills of the students by the Oceans and Lakes Steering Committee.

  • Applicants must have a bachelor's degree of minimum 3 years with good overall scores (at least upper second class of equivalent) from a university or recognized equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1862 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1862 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    962 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 962 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Gent

754 - 1205 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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