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Physical Geography and Ecosystem Science

Lund University

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
14395 EUR/year
Free
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Tuition fee
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About

This Physical Geography and Ecosystem Science programme from Lund University enables you to gain first-rate theoretical and practical skills in complex issues and technical systems within the area of environmental and climate change. 

Overview

In the Physical Geography and Ecosystem Science programme from Lund University, you will gain a deeper knowledge in environmental and climate systems, global environmental issues and global cycling, climatology and climatic change, ecosystems analysis, biogeophysics, remote sensing, and methods of environmental analysis.

Careers

After successfully completing the programme you will be able to work as an expert within a number of different fields, such as climate and water issues, nature conservation planning, international aid, EU-related issues and the management and development of analytical data and methods. You could also pursue a career in research. Examples of future employers are municipal and county councils and national and international NGOs. The programme also prepares you for consultancy work in the environmental and insurance areas.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Greenhouse Gases and Biogeochemical Cycles
  • Ecosystem Modelling
  • Climate Change and its Impacts on the Environment
  • Digital Remote Sensing
  • Biosphere-atmosphere Interactions
  • Global Ecosystem Dynamics

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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Degree of Bachelor of Science of at least 180 credits in physical geography, geology, geoscience, biology/ecology, physics, agronomy, forest science, environmental science or the equivalent. 
  • Proficiency in English equivalent to English 6/B from Swedish upper-secondary school.
  • Based on grades awarded for previous academic courses, particularly qualifying courses, as well as a statement of purpose for the application and professional qualifications and/or other practical experience of relevance to the study programme (from the applicant s Summary sheet).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14395 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28791 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
    • SEK 290 000
    • There are no tuition fees for citizens of the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) and Switzerland.

Funding

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Physical Geography and Ecosystem Science
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