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Applied Earth Sciences

Delft University of Technology (TU Delft)

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
18750 EUR/year
2143 EUR/year
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About

The Applied Earth Sciences programme of Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) is a challenging Engineering Programme for students with wide-ranging backgrounds who are interested in and concerned about sustainable use of the earth’s resources in energy production problems (oil and gas), raw materials technology and geotechnical engineering.

Overview

During the Applied Earth Sciences programme of Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) students will be trained as a creative and independent thinker; an engineer with the ability and skills to tackle complex problems. In the first year you will take specialised modules, do lab work and go on a geological excursion. In the second year you will write a thesis under the supervision of a professor. Your last exam will be a defence of your thesis.

The courses and assignments are compiled by specialists who excel in their own disciplines. Many of them have close ties with industry. The study environment is international, with English as the working language. In addition to following the training and teaching programme, students may test practical cases against the scientific knowledge developed by our professors and researchers.

As a small community, AES is flexible with plenty of scope for staff and student interaction. As the programmes are broad-based with a strong international character, graduates can find employment in many industrial and academic domains.

Master tracks

The MSc programme in Applied Earth Sciences offers various tracks which train students to make full use of the tools and techniques in their discipline:

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Engineering Geology
  • Experimental, Methods in Geotechnical Engineering
  • Continuum Machanics
  • Climate Change: Science & Ethics
  • Fundamental Environmental Engineering
  • Behaviour of Soils and Rocks

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

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.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree with a Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of at least 75% of the scale maximum, unless specific requirements are defined. The degree must be comparable in level to a bachelor’s degree from a research university in the Netherlands and must be closely related to your MSc programme of choice. In addition, scores for key subjects must also be good.
  • Language requirements - TOEFL, IELTS or Cambridge
  • Transcripts
  • Reference letter (applicants for scolarships) 
  • Motivation - 1,000-1,500 words clear and relevant essay in English
  • Curriculum Vitae

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18750 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18750 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2143 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2143 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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