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Environmental Soil Science

University of Peradeniya

12 months
Duration
6000 USD/year
350 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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Apply date
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Start date

About

The Environmental Soil Science MSc programme offered at University of Peradeniya blends the essential theories of biological, chemical and physical scientific concepts in a manner that allows critical examination of environmental quality of the Earth acknowledging the pivotal role played by soils as one of the most important natural resources.

Overview

Key features:

  • The students will be trained to assess the impact of pollutants on quality of soil, atmosphere and water resources and their specific role in environmental issues and make aware of challenges and has to fond in finding solutions.
  • With the pressing environmental problems that exist worldwide and the ever-increasing world population, the need for well-trained environmental soil scientists has never been greater. The graduates of the Environmental Soil Science MSc programme offered at University of Peradeniya always select challenging career paths working with other professionals to solve complex environmental problems.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Soil Science 
  • Environmental Soil Physics 
  • Environmental Soil Chemistry 
  • Environmental Microbiology 
  • Techniques in Soil Plant, Water & Fertilizer Analysis 
  • Formation and Characteristics of Tropical Soils

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

60 (coursework + research)

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

  • Bachelor’s degree in agriculture, science or an equivalent qualification acceptable to the PGIA and Senate of the University of Peradeniya.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    6000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6000 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 350 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National CW: LKR125,000; CW + research: LKR225,000
  • SAARC countries: $4,000 (CW); $5,000 (CW + research)
  • Other countries: $6,000 (CW); $7,000 (CW + research)

Funding

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