Master of Science (MSc) in Natural Sciences in Middle East

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Natural Sciences

An MSc, or Master of Science, is an academic distinction bestowed upon those who effectively complete a predetermined set of coursework in what is often a science-based discipline. The MSc often enhances career opportunities as well as earning potential.

Natural sciences programs can allow students to explore occurrences in nature through observation, prediction and experiments. Various topics may be touched upon, and students may specialize in areas such as biology, ecology, astronomy, physics, chemistry and Earth science.

The Middle East boasts a uniquely diverse population filled with a myriad of political, cultural and religious identities. In this setting, students have the opportunity to learn first hand about historic cultures and empires based in the region.

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Master of Science in Mathematics (MSMTH)

American University of Sharjah
Campus Full time September 2018 United Arab Emirates Sharjah

Our Master of Science in Mathematics (MSMTH) program provides students with rigorous and thorough knowledge of a broad range of pure and applied areas of mathematics. [+]

Our Master of Science in Mathematics (MSMTH) program provides students with rigorous and thorough knowledge of a broad range of pure and applied areas of mathematics.

Our program is designed to train students with different professional goals ranging from employment or career advancement in business, industry or government, to basic training in foundations needed to obtain a research career or pursue a Ph.D. in mathematics or mathematics-related fields.

Our Objectives

We believe that an MSMTH graduate is qualified to:

provide the analytical skills necessary to formulate and solve complex mathematical problems that are of contemporary relevance in the fields of pure and applied mathematics. develop the mathematical skills and knowledge to facilitate career advancement in education, business or industry or to pursue more advanced study such as a Ph.D. degree in mathematics or mathematics-related fields. provide the mathematical skills and knowledge to describe and solve complex quantitative problems that arise in business or industry. Our Aim ... [-]

MSc Chemistry

Hindustan University
Campus Full time 2 years July 2018 India Chennai Delhi Coimbatore Oman Muscat Sri Lanka Colombo Kochi + 7 more

The full-time Course on M.Sc.(Chemistry) offers essential aspects of chemical sciences viz. Physical, Organic, Inorganic, Analytical, Nuclear Chemistry, Spectroscopy, and Biochemistry. In addition, exposure to chemistry related to interdisciplinary areas is also covered. Tuning the students with the knowledge and know how on practical training and project training extending to research are the other essential components of the course. [+]

About the Course

The full-time Course on M.Sc.(Chemistry) offers essential aspects of chemical sciences viz. Physical, Organic, Inorganic, Analytical, Nuclear Chemistry, Spectroscopy, and Biochemistry. In addition, exposure to chemistry related to interdisciplinary areas is also covered. Tuning the students with the knowledge and know how on practical training and project training extending to research are the other essential components of the course. The total credit for the course is 93. The evaluation of the course comprises Continuous Internal Assessment (50%) and End-Semester Examination (50%). The students after completion of the course will have a good understanding on the applications of Chemistry in day-to-day life which will enable them to face the challenges of the current industrial needs.... [-]


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 in Mathematics

Izmir Institute of Technology
Campus Full time September 2018 Turkey Izmir

The Graduate program of Mathematics Department intends to raise the knowledge of students to the level in which they can contribute to research and education in pure and applied mathematics. [+]

Master of Science in Mathematics

The Graduate program of Mathematics Department intends to raise the knowledge of students to the level in which they can contribute to research and education in pure and applied mathematics. At the graduate level, we offer three degrees. The first two are master degree in Mathematics (M.Sc.), with thesis and without thesis and Ph. D. in Mathematics.

Students can choose to study and research in Algebra, mathematical physics, numerical analysis, and hydrodynamics. The students having a B.Sc. degree in all branches of mathematics, mathematics education, engineering and science faculties can apply to the Mathematics Graduate Program.

The education given in this program is intended to qualify scientists as those who can pursue academic studies in theoretical and practical mathematics. Our graduates can find jobs in institutions of higher education and research.... [-]


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 Applied Chemistry

The Graduate School at The Petroleum Institute
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 4  September 2018 United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi Dubai + 2 more

To provide a high-quality education in applied chemistry, and to produce research chemists with an engineering background who are capable of fulfilling some of the key research and technical needs of the petroleum industry. [+]

M.Sc Applied Chemistry

Mission

To provide a high-quality education in applied chemistry, and to produce research chemists with an engineering background who are capable of fulfilling some of the key research and technical needs of the petroleum industry. The program is specifically tailored for the petroleum industry and will help graduates to prepare for successful careers, and meet the needs and expectations of PI sponsors from the oil and gas, and broader energy sectors.

Exciting Research in Applied Chemistry

Polymers and Nanomaterials Chemistry Petroleum Production & Process Chemistry Industrial Catalysis Fuels and Alternative Energy Sources Corrosion Science & Physical Chemistry Environmental Science & Water Technology Computational Chemistry Organometallics/Applied Inorganic Chemistry Modern Instrumentation and Applied Organic Chemistry Spectrochemical Studies ... [-]

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 ... [-]

MSc in Mathematics

Yasar University
Campus Full time September 2018 Turkey Izmir

The program of Master of Mathematics aims to build on students’ theoretical and practical knowledge and train them to become competent researchers. It also aims to develop students’ skills in Dissertation Writing, Theoretical Mathematics (Analysis, Algebra, Mathematics, Logic, and Topology) and Applied Mathematics (Dynamic Systems, Partial Differential Equations, Operational Research and Graph Theory). The program also provides students with the knowledge and opportunity to progress towards a Doctorate program. [+]

The program of Master of Mathematics aims to build on students’ theoretical and practical knowledge, and train them to become competent researchers. It also aims to develop students’ skills in Dissertation Writing, Theoretical Mathematics (Analysis, Algebra, Mathematics, Logic, and Topology) and Applied Mathematics (Dynamic Systems, Partial Differential Equations, Operational Research and Graph Theory). The program also provides students with the knowledge and opportunity to progress towards a Doctorate program.

Pure Mathematics

Program Description: This program aims to prepare the students for an academic career in mathematics. For this purpose we offer courses in the field of Algebra, Fundamentals of Mathematics and Logic, Topology and Function Theory and Analysis.... [-]


MSc in Molecular Biology, Genetics, and Bioengineering

Sabanci University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Turkey Istanbul

The Molecular Biology, Genetics, and Bioengineering program (BIO) aims to develop an integrated scientific perspective on the fundamentals of molecular biology, biochemistry, genetics and cell biology. These topics all rely on a solid background in mathematics, physics, and chemistry. [+]

The Molecular Biology, Genetics, and Bioengineering program (BIO) aims to develop an integrated scientific perspective on the fundamentals of molecular biology, biochemistry, genetics and cell biology. These topics all rely on a solid background in mathematics, physics, and chemistry. The program also has a biotechnology dimension with courses on the exploitation of biological systems for developing new technologies and industrial applications. We educate future bioengineers who benefit from interdisciplinary undergraduate courses to build an understanding of engineering concepts and techniques. Students learn to apply engineering principles to the re-conceptualization of biological phenomena and are trained to acquire skills for developing new materials and processes, including genetic modification of agriculturally important plants and human cells.... [-]


MSc in Physics

Sabanci University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Turkey Istanbul

High Energy Astrophysics research at Sabanci University concentrates on the structure, dynamics, and evolution of neutron stars, black holes, white dwarfs, matter in their environments, as well as the radiation emitted by these compact objects. [+]

Research Areas Experimental Condensed Matter Physics High Energy Astrophysics Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics Mathematical physics Theoretical Molecular Biophysics High Energy Astrophysics

High Energy Astrophysics research at Sabanci University concentrates on the structure, dynamics, and evolution of neutron stars, black holes, white dwarfs, matter in their environments, as well as the radiation emitted by these compact objects. Instrumentation research with room temperature semiconductors is also pursued. This research particularly aims at understanding the structure of matter at the highest densities, up to and beyond 10^15 g/cm^3, under extreme magnetic fields of up to10^15 G and the most rapid possible rotation rates, with rotation periods as short as milliseconds. Theoretical research, as well as observations with international X-ray and gamma-ray observatory satellites, in addition to optical observations at the TÜBİTAK National Observatory, are pursued. The Sabancı University Astrophysics and Space Forum also hosts workshops and foster scientific collaboration with astrophysicists in Turkey and abroad.... [-]


MSc in Mathematics

Sabanci University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Turkey Istanbul

Graduate students may choose to follow the regular track of pure mathematics as well as joint work with other disciplines within the university such as the computer science or economics. [+]

Graduate programs lead to M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Mathematics.

The current interests concentrate in mainly two areas:

analysis and its applications (applied functional analysis, differential equations, numerical analysis), algebra and number theory and their applications (in particular, modular forms, finite fields, coding theory, and cryptography).

Graduate students may choose to follow the regular track of pure mathematics as well as joint work with other disciplines within the university such as the computer science or economics.

The research within the Mathematics Group at Sabancı University focus on:

Algebra, Number Theory, and Applications (finite fields, curves over finite fields, algebraic coding theory, pseudorandom number generators, enumerative combinatorics, integer partitions and q-series). Analysis (functional and complex analysis, differential equations, probability, and distributions). Admission Requirements ... [-]

MSc in Chemical and Biological Engineering

Koc University - Istanbul Turkey
Campus Full time September 2018 Turkey Istanbul

Chemical & Biological Engineering is a discipline that integrates chemistry and biology at the molecular level and uses this broad foundation along with engineering fundamentals to study the synthesis of new processes and products. Our graduate program in Chemical and Biological Engineering is an interdisciplinary program that combines chemical engineering fundamentals and systems biology to meet the research challenges of the future. [+]

M.Sc. in Chemical and Biological EngineeringChemical & Biological Engineering is a discipline that integrates chemistry and biology at the molecular level and uses this broad foundation along with engineering fundamentals to study the synthesis of new processes and products. Our graduate program in Chemical and Biological Engineering is an interdisciplinary program that combines chemical engineering fundamentals and systems biology to meet the research challenges of the future.Research Areas of Interest

Drug Discovery Tissue Engineering Plant Biotechnology Protein-Protein Interactions Protein Folding Process Dynamics, Control, and Optimization Process Systems Engineering Catalysis Supercritical Fluids Synthesis of Nanostructured Materials Fuel Cells and Sustainable Development Computational Fluid Dynamics Polymer Science and Engineering Microfluidics Biological Clock Interaction Networks and Pathways Modeling of metal-organic frameworks for energy applications Molecular simulations of crystalline nanoporous membranes for gas separations Computational studies of adsorption and diffusion in porous materials Supercritical fluids and ionic liquids ... [-]

MSc in Reproductive Biology

Koc University - Istanbul Turkey
Campus Full time 12 - 24 months September 2018 Turkey Istanbul

Master of Science program in Reproductive Biology aims at providing the theoretical background as well as practical skills in reproductive medicine and assisted reproduction technologies. The program includes courses on the development of male and female reproductive cells, embryo development, handling of reproductive cells and embryo at laboratory conditions. [+]

M.Sc. in Reproductive Biology

Master of Science program in Reproductive Biology aims at providing the theoretical background as well as practical skills in reproductive medicine and assisted reproduction technologies. The program includes courses on the development of male and female reproductive cells, embryo development, handling of reproductive cells and embryo at laboratory conditions. It also discusses the medical problems of the patients applying to "Assisted Reproductive Technologies Centers" and approaches to such problems. Graduates of the program will have the necessary background and skills to be employed in "Assisted Reproductive Technologies Centers" and "Andrology Laboratories". Additionally, they can apply to the centers assigned by the Ministry of Health to obtain the certificate required to work as the "Director of Embryology Laboratory".... [-]


M.Sc. in Electro-optical Engineering

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Israel Be'er Sheva

The Unit of Electro-Optical and Photonics Engineering (EOPE) was established in 2000 with the vision that the 21st century will depend as much on photonics as the 20th century depended on electronics. [+]

The Electro-Optical and Photonics Engineering Unit

The Unit of Electro-Optical and Photonics Engineering (EOPE) was established in 2000 with the vision that the 21st century will depend as much on photonics as the 20th century depended on electronics. It is dedicated to research and education in electro-optical and photonics engineering and is currently the only department in Israel authorized to grant graduate degrees (MSc and Ph.D.) in electro-optical engineering. The Unit’s multidisciplinary research places it at the vanguard of the optics and photonics community, both nationally and internationally. Cutting-edge research is conducted in the areas of remote sensing; atmospheric optics; fiber-optic biosensors; nano-plasmonics; integrated nano-photonics; super-resolution microscopy; image processing; computer vision; display systems; 3D imaging and display; computational optical sensing and imaging; compressive imaging, biomedical optics; liquid crystal devices for sensing and imaging; hyperspectral imaging; THz and MMW imaging; optical glass/fibers; opto-electronic devices; photovoltaics, and more.... [-]


MSc Computerized Mathematics

An-Najah National University
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Palestinian Territories Nablus

As part of An-Najah National University, the department of mathematics has adopted the mission of the university related to mathematics: to offer higher education in mathematics to Palestinian students and to support the scientific research in the field of mathematics in order to bridge the gap and upgrade the knowledge of the Palestinian students. [+]

Faculty

Faculty of Graduate Studies

Program Description

- Program Vision:To develop the concepts of science research in mathematics for the graduate students in the master programs of mathematics and/or computational mathematics; to enhance the quality of the academic, research and technical levels of our mathematics master graduates to contribute to the theoretical and applied fields and to become globally reputable at the level of quality and higher education.

- Program Mission:As part of An-Najah National University, the department of mathematics has adopted the mission of the university related to mathematics: to offer higher education in mathematics to Palestinian students and to support the scientific research in the field of mathematics in order to bridge the gap and upgrade the knowledge of the Palestinian students.... [-]