Master Degree in Geo-environmental Resources and Risks

University of Camerino

Program Description

Master Degree in Geo-environmental Resources and Risks

University of Camerino

This Master’s program is completely taught in English and it lasts 2 years with a total of 120 ECTS credits earned. This program has only one intake (October). The course provides knowledge and practical expertise in the field of Earth Sciences related to the natural resources and the environmental hazards, aiming to form a geologist able to operate in:

a) the study, exploration, exploitation and sustainable use of geo-resources (water, hydrocarbons, geo-materials, geothermal energy,

b) the study of geological hazards (monitoring, evaluation, mitigation management, prevention).

Time is dedicated to the acquisition of interdisciplinary knowledge, especially useful in addressing environmental issues (like groundwater pollution, disaster management or effects of climate change) and transversal competences (use of advanced software and programming codes). Practical workshops held by geologists working in specific fields help introducing the students to the professional world.

Program Pre-Requisites / documents to be provided for pre evaluation:

  • Bachelor Degree in a relevant field of study (Geosciences, Geophysics, Environmental/natural sciences, Engineering with suitable geology background is required. The students must also have a background in chemistry, mathematics and physics at university level) (translated in English or Italian, any format).
  • Curriculum Vitae (translated in English or Italian, any format).
  • English proficiency certificate for non-English mother tongue. Minimum requirements: CEF B2; IELTS 6.5.

For detailed information about application process, fees and scholarship please contact us.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated February 17, 2017
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Oct. 2017
2 years
Full time
Start date Oct. 2017
Italy Camerino
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 2 years
Price - International students will not pay university taxes for the academic year 2017-2018.