Against the background of global change, modern society has an increasing need of citizen competence in Earth sciences. The accessibility of Earth science information is greater today, resulting in new areas of application and new methods to manage geo-resources on a local and global basis.
The courses in the Earth science Master's Programme provide depth and diverse possibilities for subject specialisation. The courses also give you extensive experience with new analytical methods and the ability to evaluate and present complex issues within the Earth sciences.
This educational programme gives you the tools required for working with advanced Earth science applications within government and industry, as well as preparing you for a possible continuation of your academic career. Examples of working areas are at national and international companies, governmental agencies, institutes and other organisations dealing with natural resource and environmental management, for instance consultants and companies within the energy, insurance and construction sectors.
The programme consists of three profile areas, which intent to give you a clearly defined specialisation in the orientation of your choice. The education is connected to current research and to different practical applications.
Bachelor´s degree in Earth Sciences of 180 hec at an accredited (internationally recognized) university including at least 90 hec in a major subject. To provide the requirement in English by an internationally recognized test, for example TOEFL, IELTS, the English proficiency should be equivalent to the level of English 6/English Course B from Swedish Upper Secondary School.
Selection: Selection is based upon the number of credit points from previous university studies, maximum 225 hec.
|Autumn 2014||Day, 100 %||Late Application|
APPLICATION CODE: GU-61296
LAST APPLICATION DATE: 2014-01-15
THE PROGRAMME IS OPEN FOR LATE APPLICATION
For certain education alternatives it is possible to make a late application after the final application date. Applicants who make a late application will be ranked according to the date when the application is received, if they and will be accepted if they fulfill the requirements and if there are free places.
Application fee 900 SEK
Full programme cost 265 200 SEK
First payment 66 300 SEK
Application and tuition fees does not apply for EU/EEA citizens or exchange students.Further information on how to apply and application and tuition fees: http://www.universityadmissions.se
Do you have any questions regarding this programme? Please contact our study advisors
Information about this programme in Swedish.
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