Geography, M.A. | University of the Philippines Diliman | Quezon, Philippines
24 months
Duration
34 EUR/credit 1122 EUR/year
34 EUR/credit 1122 EUR/year
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About

The Master of Science Geography at University of the Philippines Diliman reflects the Department’s vision for Geography graduate students, who upon the completion of the program should be able to apply geographic concepts, theories, and approaches in a holistic and integrative way in addressing contemporary issues and problems at local, national, and global scales.

Overview

Key facts

  • With emphasis on interdisciplinary research and the Department’s thrust toward public service and extension, the MS Geography program at University of the Philippines Diliman employs critical approach toward the spatial understandings of space, place, and landscape, which is complemented by methods courses to equip graduate students with the fundamental, conceptual, and practical tools needed for developing ethical and innovative research and/or service-learning engagement.
  • The advanced curriculum includes courses in the theoretical foundations of the discipline, spatial analysis, human and cultural geography, natural hazards and disaster management, environmental resource management, urban ecology, regional geographic planning, population geography, and geographic information science (GIScience), that can leverage student employability in different job sectors. These courses are geared to equip students with the necessary skills in doing research activities as they work to analyze and solve the physical and socioeconomic problems of our societies.

Programme Structure

Courses:

  • Field Geography
  • Geographic Thought. Concepts
  • Spatial Analysis
  • Marine Geography
  • Applied Climatology 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
61

Credits

66 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
61

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree from a recognized institution of higher learning; GWA at a grade not lower than 3.00, to be set by the unit;
  • Intellectual capacity and aptitude for advanced studies and research
  • Language proficiency; and
  • Satisfaction of additional University requirements such as health clearance and other special admission requirements that may be imposed by the unit concerned and/or appropriate Graduate Committee/ Office.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1122 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34 EUR per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    1122 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34 EUR per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Quezon

18000 - 27000 PHP /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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