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Marine Environment (MER)

University of Bordeaux

Master On Campus
24 months
Duration
9000 EUR/year
4500 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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About

This international Erasmus Mundus Master program in Marine Environment (MER) from University of Bordeaux provides high quality teaching in general oceanography with a specialization in marine environment.

Overview

The  Marine Environment (MER) from University of Bordeaux  provides high quality teaching in general oceanography with a specialization in marine environment (ecology, ecotoxicology, biochemistry, geochemistry, sedimentology, paleo-oceanography) and living or non-living marine resources.

The MER+ program benefits from a consortium of four EU universities (Bilbao - Spain, Bordeaux-France, Southampton-UK and Liège-Belgium) and a worldwide network of associated partners.

Strengths of this Master program?

  • Successful MER+ students acquire a high degree of personal and scientific maturity, due to the wide range of topics taught in the domains of oceanography and marine resource management.
  • Students learn to prove strong mobility, autonomy and the capacity to adapt to different cultural and administrative conditions in the different countries involved.
  • At least three major European academic systems are experienced, and practice in applications for funding etc. at an international level is largely acquired.
  • Having studied in (at least 3) different countries and followed all the lectures and practical workshops in the English language, MER+ students have excellent profiles for starting positions in a scientific career in an international context.

After this Master program?

  • Successful completion of this program will prepare students for a leadership role in various marine sectors such as conservation and environmental management, fisheries, nongovernmental organizations and all levels of government positions from local to global. Students benefit from a worldwide network of partner institutions.
  • From the start, the MER+ program has trained more than 100 students. More than 50% of graduates continue with a PhD. Other graduates integrate public or private organizations in their field of expertise.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamental: Ocean Science 
  • Framework: Ocean Physical Environment
  • Ocean Biological Environment
  • Anthropogenic Impact on Marine Ecosystems
  • Ocean Observatories and Environmental Monitoring Systems
  • Valorization of the Marine Environment
  • Marine Environmental Careers

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

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

  •  Hold a Bachelor degree or equivalent from a European or third country university in the field of biosciences, chemical sciences, geosciences, physical sciences or engineering.
  • Language requirements

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9000 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4500 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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