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Earth System Science

METU Middle East Technical University

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
224 USD/year
36 USD/year
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About

The Master of Science in Earth System Science at METU Middle East Technical University addresses the growing national, regional and global demand for trained professionals in Earth System Science and its applications.

Overview

The Master of Science in Earth System Science at METU Middle East Technical University  is an interdisciplinary program aiming to explore, understand and teach the Earth, its relevant complex processes, past and future evolution and its interactions with the society.

The program emphasizes a research-oriented, global systems approach to study the:

  • atmosphere
  • hydrosphere
  • lithosphere
  • including their interrelationships and interactions with the biosphere. 

Emphasis is on the observation and quantitative analysis of the Earth system with human inflicted problems. Students completing the program will be qualified to pursue careers that require knowledge of the basics of Earth system science and the requisite tools.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Ecology 
  • Major Concepts in Ecology 
  • Plant Biodiversity and Conservation 
  • Biodiversity and Habitat Conservation 
  • Freshwater Ecology 
  • Introduction to Space Sciences

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS
  • Without a thesis: 30 credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.25

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.
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2 Reference letters (2) 
  • Letter of intent
  • Evaluation by Interview (If necessary)
  • Please check institute web page for equivalence tables for English proficiency and GRE
  • ALES score type has to be quantitative or Equal-weight.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    224 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 112 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    36 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • Resident: 129 TL/semester
  • Non-Resident: 768 TL/Semester

Funding

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Earth System Science
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