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International Marine Biological Resources

Atlantic Technological University

24 months
Duration
4500 EUR/year
3500 EUR/year
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About

The two year taught MSc programme in International Marine Biological Resources from the Atlantic Technological University covers a wide range of subjects related to the sustainable use of marine biological resources.

Overview

The two-year taught MSc programme, the International Marine Biological Resources at the Atlantic Technological University (IMBRSea), is a joint Master programme organized by ten leading European universities in the field of marine sciences.

With an emphasis on marine biological and ecological processes, the programme links biology of marine organisms and environmental studies with subjects in marine policy and planning.

The International Master in Marine Biological Resources (IMBRSea), is a joint Master programme organized by ten leading European universities in the field of marine sciences:

  • Ghent University (BE)
  • Sorbonne Université (FR)
  • University of the Algarve (PT)
  • University of Oviedo (ES)
  • Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (IE)
  • University of the Basque Country (ES)
  • Polytechnic University of Marche (IT)
  • University of Bergen (NO)
  • Université de Bretagne Occidentale (FR)
  • Université Côte d'Azur (FR)

It is supported by fourteen Marine Research Institutes belonging to the European Marine Biological Resource Centre (EMBRC).

With an emphasis on marine biological and ecological processes, the programme links biology of marine organisms and environmental studies with subjects in marine policy and planning.

Job Opportunities

The IMBRSea programme will prepare you for a broad range of careers from academic marine research to working within industry, governmental or non-governmental organisations.

Potential roles include:

  • Fisheries biologist

  • Marine consultant

  • Ocean and coastal policy coordinator

  • Contract scientific diver

  • Marine biologist

  • Oceanographer

  • Marine park manager

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Oceanography
  • Marine Ecology
  • Quantitative methods in marine science
  • Marine Policy and Governance
  • Marine Genomics
  • Marine GIS & Spatial Planning

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

  • A prerequisite for admission is that applicants have a Bachelor (or Master) degree in biology, ecology, environmental sciences, oceanography, marine sciences, geography, geology, veterinary medicine or other equivalent degrees with minimum 180 credits (3 years).
  • Knowledge of the English language is considered as a basic requirement.
  • All students must provide evidence of their proficiency in English through one of the following documents (not older than 2 years at the application deadline)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4500 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3500 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Galway

800 - 1100 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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International Marine Biological Resources
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