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Earth and Planet Sciences, Environment - Solid Earth Science

University of Paris

12 months
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243 EUR/year
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About

The Earth and Planet Sciences, Environment - Solid Earth Science programme at University of Paris aims to train high-level geoscientists, who will continue their study for a PhD either at IPGP or elsewhere, in an academic or industrial context.

Overview

Students in the Earth and Planet Sciences, Environment - Solid Earth Science programme at University of Paris are awarded a ten-month scholarship and are encouraged to choose their courses and research internship among the wide variety of possibilities offered by IPGP researchers and their industrial partners, as per their wishes.

The programme

This second year master program is entirely taught in English: it welcomes every year a dozen of students coming from all over the world, having a solid background in fundamental sciences.

Skills and competencies developed

  • Acquire fundamental knowledge and get exposure to state-of-the-art techniques in areas of Solid Earth sciences (Geophysics, Geochemistry or Geology)
  • Develop critical analysis skills and oral and written science communication skills

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced numerical modeling
  • Advanced petrology
  • Cosmochemistry
  • Earthquake geology
  • Field trip - Living faults in Greece
  • Geological fluid dynamics
  • Geophysical Data acquisition

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

NON-EU deadline - December 31st

Language

English

Credits

60 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

  • Minimum four years of undergraduate/master’s degree, European M1 level or USA/Asian B4 (senior) equivalent, in (geo-) physics, (geo-) chemistry, geology, computer sciences, mathematics and/or engineering.
  • A strong background in mathematics, physics and computer sciences is required, along with some prior exposure to Earth Sciences through courses or internships.
  • Fluency in English is required: minimum B2, ideally C1 level (as confirmed by a test score e.g. TOEFL or IELTS; if student has studied in a program where the medium of instruction is English, a letter attesting of this is sufficient)
  • Selection for admission to the Master’s program and for awarding of a scholarship is based on academic criteria. Students with annual average grades of 14/20 and above are especially encouraged to apply.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    243 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 243 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    243 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 243 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Paris

1195 - 1778 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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