The Ocean and Climate Physics MSc course from University of Hamburg quips students with an interdisciplinary qualification and the ability to work scientifically. The Institute of Oceanography is part of Universität Hamburg’s KlimaCampus, and offers optimal conditions for research-oriented studies complemented by outstanding academic support and a comprehensive.
Oceanographers carry out basic research at universities and non-university research institutions as well as applied research in government agencies such as at the Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency (Bundesamt für Seeschifffahrt und Hydrographie, BSH), the German Meteorological Service (Deutscher Wetterdienst, DWD), environmental agencies, or waterways and shipping authorities. Further career opportunities exist in space agencies, research service providers, energy providers, offshore enterprises, and shipping companies.
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- Theorethical Oceanography I: Oceancirculation
- Processes and Observations
- Theorethical Oceanography II: Waves and Turbulence
- Oceanographic Seminar
- Methods and Project planning
- 24 months
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DisciplinesPhysics Climate Studies & Meteorology Aquaculture & Fisheries View 10 other Masters in Climate Studies & Meteorology in Germany
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
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- A bachelor’s degree in geophysics or oceanography from Universität Hamburg or a comparable degree from another university or,
- A bachelor’s degree in another mathematics or physics subject comparable to the curriculum of the consecutive bachelor’s degree in geophysics/oceanography
InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
- The semester contribution is €328.
Living costs for Hamburg
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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