M.Sc. On Campus

Marine Science

The University of Jordan (UJ)

24 months
375 USD/credit 6187 USD/year
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Marine Science from The University of Jordan (UJ) aims to provide students with the essential knowledge in marine sciences and get them ready to fulfill the demand for trained personnel in educational, environmental, and industrial sectors in need for qualified staff in various marine related fields of expertise.


Marine Science from The University of Jordan (UJ) is designed to provide its graduates with the knowledge and skills that makes them competent in the various marine fields. Graduating students shall be successfully qualified to compete and play an important role in marine-related technical/academic positions in industry, government and education sectors and ready to join graduate studies Ph.D. programs in the marine related fields of studies.

Students at Marine Science from The University of Jordan (UJ) will:

  • gain the necessary scientific background in the field, and graduate them as qualified and capable personnel, experienced in marine sciences topics relevant to hiring institutions’ needs at the national, regional, and international levels. 
  • pay special attention to studies tackling environmental challenges and providing appropriate solutions for the current and future times. 
  • be capable of actively contributing to the success of national and international development programs. 
  • gain hands-on-training to students and refine their abilities to properly utilizing marine resources and efficiently performing applied research in marine sciences. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Coral Eco-Physiology 
  • Fish biology and ecology 
  • Benthos and plankton 
  • Chemistry 
  • Physical Oceanography
  • Aquaculture 
  • Instrumentation 
  • Marine geology
  • Molecular Microbial Ecology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A certified copy of the General Secondary Certificate (tawjihi or high school)
  • A certified copy of the first university degree (bachelor's degree)
  • Certified transcripts
  • The grading system of the student's university (for graduates of non-Jordanian universities)
  • A copy of the passport
  • The application fees (150 $), which are non-refundable
  • A no-objection letter from the cultural attaché of the student's country
  • English language test
  • Three personal photos
  • A certified copy of the birth certificate with the national number on it
  • A certified copy of the national ID card

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6187 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 375 USD per credit during 24 months.


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