Master of Science Program in Geographic Sciences in Asia

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Geographic Sciences

Master programs provides the same title for the degree - the Master. Postgraduate studies such as Masters of Science are shortened MSc. The Master of Science in Management program or the Master of Science of Management education are postgraduate programs in common management. This means that students receive an academic education with depth of reflection and abstraction. Masters usually can be classified as Master of Science (MSc) or the popular Master of Arts (MA). The Master of Science (MSc) usually is given for successfully achieving postgraduate programs with a science or technical point of convergence.

Geographic sciences is a field that encompasses human activity and the physical makeup of planet Earth. Studies in this field can include the interaction between the two, as well as the technology used for data analysis.

Asia is the world's largest and most populous continent, located primarily in the eastern and northern hemispheres. It covers 8.7% of the Earth's total surface area and comprises 30% of its land area.

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MSc in Petroleum Geoscience

Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS
Campus Full time 18 months January 2019 Malaysia Ipoh

Petroleum Geoscience is an interdiciplinary field that applies geoscience principles and quantitative methods in the search and development of commercial oil and gas fields. It includes interpreting, predicting and managing risks and uncertainties in exploration and exploitation of hydrocarbon resources. At Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, the MSc Petroleum Geoscience Program is tailored to train young graduates and professionals from the industry in the full range of approaches, methods, and techniques to explore and evaluate new oil and gas fields and to characterize reservoirs. [+]

Petroleum Geoscience is an interdiciplinary field that applies geoscience principles and quantitative methods in the search and development of commercial oil and gas fields. It includes interpreting, predicting and managing risks and uncertainties in exploration and exploitation of hydrocarbon resources. At Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, the MSc Petroleum Geoscience Program is tailored to train young graduates and professionals from the industry in the full range of approaches, methods and techniques to explore and evaluate new oil and gas fields and to characterise reservoirs

The Program is designed to meet the capability requirements for

Exploration Geoscience Reservoir Geoscience Upstream Economics and E & P Business Demands ... [-]

MSc in Remote Sensing & Geographic Information Systems

United Arab Emirates University
Campus Full time September 2018 United Arab Emirates Al Ain Dubai

The Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems Master of Science Program at UAE University is the first of its kind in the region. [+]

The Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems Master of Science Program at UAE University is the first of its kind in the region. It is designed to provide you with the theoretical background and practical skills to start or advance your career in remote sensing and GIS. Our curriculum has been specifically developed to suit students from diverse academic backgrounds and professional occupations. No prior remote sensing or GIS experience is required to excel in the program. (Total credit hours is 30 for these and 34 for no-theses). For more details on this program, click here.

Program Objectives Discuss the theoretical background and practical skills for a career in Remote Sensing or GIS. Identify the recent advances in Remote Sensing, GIS, and GNSS relating that with scientific research and its role in the society. Apply analytical and spatial thinking skills needed for successful use of remote sensing and GIS in solving spatial problems. Program Learning Outcomes ... [-]

Master of Science (Geographical Information Science) -MSC (GIS)

Geomatika University College
Campus Full time Part time January 2019 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur

Application of GIS in Malaysia is increasing especially in environment and geohazard management’s field, urban planning, logging, health application matters and petroleum. [+]

MASTER OF SCIENCE (GEOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION SCIENCE)- MSC (GIS)

Application of GIS in Malaysia is increasing especially in environment and geohazard management’s field, urban planning, logging, health application matters and petroleum. Moreover, GIS allows us to view, understand, question, interpret and visualize data in many ways that reveal relationships, patterns, and trends in the form of maps, globes, reports, and charts.

The Master of Science In Geographical Information Science by coursework consists of 12 core courses and 2 electives courses. Besides these taught subjects, students are required to submit a Research Project of 10 credits. To graduate, students must complete a total of 40 credits. Students are assessed through assignments, presentations and a final examination.... [-]


MSc Program in Marine Geosciences

University of Haifa, International School
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Israel Haifa

Using the Eastern Mediterranean as a natural marine laboratory, the International M.Sc. Program in Marine Geosciences provides students with a unique opportunity to develop practical scientific experience at sea, together with a rigorous academic curriculum. [+]

The University of Haifa is home to the foremost, and only sea-going marine research department in Israel. Established in 2007 as part of the multidisciplinary Leon H. Charney School of Marine Sciences, the Department of Marine Geosciences (DMG) combines research and graduate studies of the marine environment.

The Academic Program

Using the Eastern Mediterranean as a natural marine laboratory, the International M.Sc. Program in Marine Geosciences provides students with a unique opportunity to develop practical scientific experience at sea, together with a rigorous academic curriculum.

Students will study a range of topics. These topics include the structure of the seafloor; the Earth's crust below it and the search for energy sources (oil, gas, hydrates); dynamics of the water body above it; sea level variations and their relation to tectonic and climate changes; coastline developments in present and past times; and present and past influences on human evolution.... [-]


Master of Science (MSc) in Geology (Petroleum Geosciences)

The Graduate School at The Petroleum Institute
Campus Full time Part time September 2018 United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi Dubai + 1 more

The educational mission of the PETROLEUM GEOSCIENCES Program at The Petroleum Institute is to provide a high-quality education in petroleum geology and geophysics and to produce graduates for successful and socially and ethically responsible careers in the petroleum industry that meet or exceed the needs and expectations of ADNOC and other industry sponsors. [+]

MSc in Geology (Petroleum Geosciences)

Mission

To provide a high-quality education in petroleum geology and geophysics and to produce graduates for successful and socially and ethically responsible careers in the petroleum industry that meet or exceed the needs and expectations of ADNOC and other industry sponsors.

Exciting Research in Petroleum Geosciences

Carbon and Strontium isotope Chemostratigraphy Multi-component seismic data analysis Passive Microseismic and Advanced Gravimetric Monitoring of Reservoirs The structure and evolution of the UAE mountains and foreland basins Rock properties, sedimentological and diagenetic characteristics of carbonate rocks Seismic and EM properties correlation Processing of seismic lab data Stochastic and deterministic inversion of a 4D-seismic carbonate survey Fracture diagenesis of carbonate reservoirs Reservoir characterization The impact of hydrothermal dolomitization on reservoirs evolution Linking diagenesis to sequence stratigraphy Geostatistical prediction of seismic changes due to production (4D-seismic geostatistical model) Evaluation of fluid substitution models in carbonate rocks Chronostratigraphically constrained geological modelling ... [-]