Masters

Degree: This Master's programme is officially registered under its name in the Central Register of Higher Education Study Programmes
  • Title: MSc
  • Master's degree in: Earth Sciences
  • Programme: Earth Surface and Water
Accreditation:
Accredited by the NVAO
Croho code:
66986
Part- or full-time status:
Full-time
Faculty:
Geosciences
Graduate school:
Geosciences
Language of instruction:
English
Duration:
2 years
Credits: 60 credits equals one year full-time study load (European Credit Transfer System, ECTS)
120
Tuition fees:
  • Statutory fee - fulltime 2017-2018: € 2,006 (NL/EU) (for exceptions see Tuition Fees and Financial Support)
  • Institutional fee 2017-2018: € 18,201 (non EU/EEA)
Start of studies:
September
Accessible for students with a degree from a Dutch University of Applied Sciences (Hogeschool):
Yes, under certain conditions
Educational methods:
  • Lecture : 15%
  • Seminar: 15%
  • Practical: 10%
  • Independent study: 60%
Short description:
Earth Surface and Water is the study of physical phenomena within the Earth's environment, their spatial and temporal characteristics and relationships and the evolution towards our modern landscape.
Tracks:
  • Geohazards and Earth Observation
  • Coastal Dynamics and Fluvial Systems
  • Hydrology
  • Environmental Geochemistry
Education and examination regulations:
Teaching and Examination Regulations 2016/2017 Graduate School of Geosciences
Internship possibility:
Yes, optional
Career outlook:
  • Geochemist
  • Hydrologist
  • Physical Geographer
Number of students enrolled last year: Number of students enrolled in the year 2015-2016 (in September, fulltime and parttime)
24
Average time to graduation: Average duration of studies before graduation, rounded off to whole months (source:VSNU, 2015), n>30
Information not available
Student satisfaction score: On a scale from 1 to 5 (source: National Student Survey, 2016, judgments per study)
4.1

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