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Master Biomass and Waste for Energy and Materials (BiWEM)

Ecole Des Mines D’Albi-Carmaux | EMAC
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 France Albi

The objectives of BiWEM are to provide students with a sound theoretical and practical specialised knowledge in the field of biomass and waste processing. Students in the program will acquire the ability to design economically viable biological or thermochemical processes for the conversion of biomass and waste into new materials or energy carriers, within a sustainable development frame. [+]

Masters in Natural Sciences. MINES ALBI is a graduate school of engineering located in the city of Albi, a warm, lovely and affordable city near Toulouse, in the Southwest of France. All students have an accommodation in town or on the campus where they can practice many sport activities, even in the week-end. -> DO YOU WANT TO BECOME A PROFESSIONAL THAT CONTRIBUTES TO CREATE A FAIRER WORLD? Do you want to design technical solutions that meet energy needs while reducing the consumption of non-renewable resources and greenhouse gas emissions? If so, the Master Biomass and Waste for Energy and Materials, 100% taught in English, offers you a unique opportunity to become a major player in climate and social changes. In joining this full time program over two years, you will acquire all the required skills to be at the forefront of decision-making in the field of Waste and Biomass Valorization to face tomorrow’s challenges. In joining the BiWEM Master, you will experience a challenging learning environment: · The BiWEM program is boosted by the research department RAPSODEE CNRS UMR 5302 with an outstanding national and international recognition. You will meet highly qualified and internationally recognized teachers since RAPSODEE, whose Director is the renowned Professor Ange NZIHOU, collaborates with many top universities around the world · You will have access to our impressive and up-to-date on-site pilot-scale facilities. RAPSODEE has been granted by the French government as a research center of excellence in Science for Energy Conversion (label given to... [-]

Master's Degree In Biochemistry

Universidade de Évora
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Portugal Évora

The Master in Biochemistry has as main aim to prepare professionals able to perform duties in the field of biochemistry, applied to the environment, production and food preservation, growth and feed senescence, health and the conservation and recovery of assets in technical careers, academic or research, giving them the ability to plan experiences, define strategies and implement protocols on innovative projects of technical and scientific research. [+]

PRESENTATION The MSc in Biochemistry its main aim to prepare professionals able to perform duties in the field of biochemistry, applied to the environment, production and food preservation, growth and feed senescence, health and the conservation and recovery of assets in technical careers, academic or research , giving them the ability to plan experiences, define strategies and implement protocols on innovative projects of technical and scientific research. Students must obtain advanced training in: Planning and laboratory practice, Bioinformatics, molecular modeling and simulation; Self-learning and self-employment, as well as information research applicable to the preparation of reports and scientific papers, addressed to specialists in biochemistry or others. Specialized laboratory teachings based on stem lines of action in institutes, research centers and laboratories (ICAAM, ICT, EQC and Lab. Hercules). Careers Environmental analysis laboratories; chemical and biochemical industry; Analysis Laboratories agrochemical; Food industry; Clinical laboratories; Pharmaceutical industry; biotechnology companies; restoration of institutions and conservation of the artistic and architectural heritage; computer applications to life sciences companies; regional and national government; design engineering and consulting; Teaching and research laboratories. [-]

Master's Degree In Electrochemistry. Science And Technology

UAM Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
Campus Full time Part time 1 semester September 2017 Spain Madrid + 1 more

This master's degree is aimed at graduates or graduates of degree of Sciences and Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Physics, Materials Engineering, etc., who wish to train as researchers and specialists in the field of electrochemistry, both in its foundations and its applications . [+]

Masters in Natural Sciences. This master's degree is aimed at graduates or graduates of degree of Sciences and Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Physics, Materials Engineering, etc., who wish to train as researchers and specialists in the field of electrochemistry, both in its foundations and its applications . It is a Master which provides the basis for the development of research activity in the realization of a doctoral thesis and trained to perform R & D in technology centers and companies in industrial sectors that need electrochemistry. Objectives and competencies The main objectives of this Master are: And fomenter strengthen scientific and technological research in electrochemistry. Provide graduate students training on basic and applied in the field of electrochemistry aspects. Providing access to a doctoral program as ECYT with sufficient guarantees of basic training and applied research in the field of electrochemistry for the student to develop his career in research, in industry or teaching. Promote mobility and interaction among students of the Master in the field of electrochemistry and contact with other universities, research centers and empresasactivos in the area. The powers of the Master in "Electrochemistry. Science and Technology "encompass a series of knowledge and skills some of which are presented below: General skills: Acquire skills in research, ie, develop and / or adapt an investigation, design it and do it with academic seriousness. Being able to analyze, synthesize and evaluate new and complex ideas critically. Knowing how to communicate scientific content to other specialists in electrochemistry, scientists from other... [-]

Master's Degree in Inland Water Quality Assessment

UAM Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
Campus Full time Part time September 2017 Spain Madrid

This Master’s Degree aims to train students in subjects related to the assessment of water quality subject to the European Directive on Water Quality in order to defend their professional careers in research in the management of the problems associated with water quality from a Pan-European perspective. [+]

Skills and professional training This Master’s Degree aims to train students in subjects related to the assessment of water quality subject to the European Directive on Water Quality in order to defend their professional careers in research in the management of the problems associated with water quality from a Pan-European perspective. In this way, students will be able to participate in research projects and/or management plans for water quality in any European country. Past editions of this Master’s Degree’s Degree have been extremely successful with a subsequent employment rate of 75% of graduates working in question related to water quality in several European and non-European countries. Specific admission requirements: Entry to the Master’s Degree in Inland Water Quality will be subject to the general conditions of entry and admission for postgraduate students which are established in the regulations for postgraduate studies at the Autonomous University of Madrid. These regulation state that candidates must have an official Spanish university degree with at least 180 ECTS credits in Natural Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, etc.) or a technically compatible programme (Engineering related to water or the environment, health sciences, etc). Foreign degrees do not need to be officially recognized as long as candidates can demonstrate can establish that their degree has an equivalent level to that of the corresponding Spanish degree and would allow entry to postgraduate studies in their home country. Moreover, given the European nature of this Master’s Degree, and the fact that is taught in English, it is necessary... [-]

Sustainable Investments in Agriculture

Strathmore Business School (SBS)
Campus Full time January 2018 Kenya Nairobi

The SIA program is results oriented, and is designed to build knowledge and equip participants with the practical skills required to support responsible and sustainable agricultural investments. It will also facilitate knowledge sharing as participants exchange ideas and be exposed to advanced agricultural working methods that can transform perceived challenges into opportunities for sustainable investment in our country. [+]

Masters in Natural Sciences. The SIA program is results oriented, and is designed to build knowledge and equip participants with the practical skills required to support responsible and sustainable agricultural investments. It will also facilitate knowledge sharing as participants exchange ideas and be exposed to advanced agricultural working methods that can transform perceived challenges into opportunities for sustainable investment in our country. Topics An introduction to agricultural investment and business models Agricultural investments opportunities and the implications for sustainable development in the country; Developing robust legal and fiscal frameworks the country’s agricultural sector; Managing conflicts: Focus on land rights and tenure security; Financial modeling and Financial management; Understanding, negotiating and renegotiating investment contracts; Managing resources and environmental impacts, including addressing climate change concerns; Strategic planning and Development of SMART Action Plans. Program Delivery Module I will be delivered through a series of highly interactive classroom sessions, facilitated by experts within the sector and highly qualified faculty. Module II will involve a 5 day intensive exploratory tour of Israel, a major exporter of fresh produce and a world leader in agricultural technologies. It will involve study tours to a variety of well-established farms in Israel and participation in key lectures in established agricultural universities. Who Should Attend This program is designed for visionary leaders in the Government and other public sector officials whose responsibilities relate to investments in agriculture and rural development, who desire to achieve sustainable growth towards increased food security and to provide opportunities for wealth creation. Key Benefits... [-]

Master In Education Sciences - Teaching Of Mathematics And Physical Sciences

University of Nicosia
Campus Full time Part time 3 semesters September 2017 Greece Athens Cyprus Nicosia + 3 more

The purpose of the program is twofold. On the one hand, help the student to acquire deep knowledge in the field of specialization through (a) the monitoring of educational courses in an advanced level, (b) study the relevant literature, and (c) interaction with Faculty and other students. [+]

Duration (years): 1.5 years Qualification Awarded: Education: Science Teaching of Mathematics and Science Education (MEd, 1.5 years or 3 semesters) Level of Qualification: 2nd cycle (Masters Degree) Language of Instruction: Greek Mode of Study: Full and part-time Minimum Credits: 30 Minimum ECTS Credits: 90 Profile of the Programme: 7.1 Purpose The purpose of the program is twofold. On the one hand, help the student to acquire deep knowledge in the field of specialization through (a) the monitoring of educational courses in an advanced level, (b) study the relevant literature, and (c) interaction with Faculty and other students. On the other, the program aims at fostering research skills through (a) the monitoring of specific quantitative and qualitative research courses, (b) small scale investigations in the various courses and / or drafting Master Thesis, and (c) participation in seminars / conferences research content. In general, the overall aim of the program is to help the student to become an independent thinker and scientist educator. 7.2 Objectives 1. To monitor the progress of modern research in their area and collaborate with colleagues to explore issues and problems facing the educational community. 2. Identify and / or produce and test relevant teaching materials and to disperse the teachers of their specialty. 3. To undertake action research and communicate their findings to the school site and in the wider community, eg lectures seminars or otherwise. 4. To serve as reference people, as to the specific items to colleagues both at school level and in the... [-]

Master in Environmental Geosciences

Czech University Of Life Sciences Faculty of Environmental Sciences
Campus Full time September 2017 Czech Republic Prague

Environmental Geosciences graduates will gain the necessary theoretical and practical knowledge of Earth sciences, specifically in the field of geology, environmental geochemistry (e.g., environmental contamination), environmental hydrogeology and paleoecology (e.g., global climate development). [+]

Masters in Natural Sciences. Environmental Geosciences graduates will gain the necessary theoretical and practical knowledge of Earth sciences, specifically in the field of geology, environmental geochemistry (e.g., environmental contamination), environmental hydrogeology and paleoecology (e.g., global climate development). During their studies, students will gain experience with modern analytical procedures and will attend practical courses and workshops. Environmental Geosciences are currently at the forefront of many scientific disciplines and have an important practical outcome as well. The understanding of pollutants’ behaviour in various environmental compartments, remediation of contaminated sites and evolution of ecosystems in the Earth’s history are just a few examples of the topics covered by the programme. The laboratories at the Faculty of Environmental Sciences are equipped with high-end instrumentation for advanced specialized methods used in environmental geochemistry, such as speciation and specialized isotope analyses. These techniques are currently fast emerging and crucial in the developing fields of Environmental Geochemistry and Biogeochemistry. The graduates can then be employed at many institutions dealing with nature protection and remediation (e.g., remediation companies, governmental agencies, regional authorities, etc.). Selected graduates can also continue their studies and research in a number of doctoral programmes. Suitable for graduates of following bachelor programmes and similar fields of study: Geology, Earth Sciences, Geochemistry, Environmental Chemistry, Environmental Sciences [-]

Master's Degree In Industrial Mathematics

Universidade da Coruña
Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2017 Spain A Coruña

The Interuniversity Master of Industrial Mathematics (M2i) is organized by the three Galician universities, along with the universities Carlos III and Polytechnic of Madrid. It consists of the specialties of Mathematical Modeling and Numerical Simulation. The title is obtained after exceeding 90 credits, of which 30 correspond to the Master project, which is developed in collaboration with a company. [+]

Introduction The Interuniversity Master of Industrial Mathematics (M2i) is organized by the three Galician universities, together with the universities Carlos III and Polytechnic of Madrid. It consists of the specialties of Mathematical Modeling and Numerical Simulation. The title is obtained after exceeding 90 credits, of which 30 correspond to the Master project, which is developed in collaboration with a company. Why study the degree The training needs at the masters level of professionals in Industrial Mathematics are highlighted by both the EU and the OECD in its Global Science Forum document. Report on Mathematics in Industry. The scientific / technological interest of M2i is based on three pillars Expand the analytical capacity and knowledge of the students that will form the research teams and future professionals. Provide concrete skills in designing, building and managing specific software in one of the industrial sectors at least. Introduce the students in the topics of research and development related to the subjects that make up this program. What is learned The general objective of the Interuniversity Master in Industrial Mathematics is to train professionals who are capable of adequately performing the professional exercise in the development and application of mathematical technologies in the field of Industry. The Master is oriented towards advanced training, with a multidisciplinary character, with sufficient basic training, so that it is possible to achieve both an academic and / or professional specialization and the initiation in research tasks. Structure of the Study Basic formation Numerical methods and programming Ordinary Differential... [-]

Master's Degree In Geoinformatics (interuniversity)

Universidade da Coruña
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Spain A Coruña

The Interuniversity Master's Degree in Geoinformatics by the Universities of Vigo and A Coruña was born as a title of high specialization to train professionals oriented to the market of the geospatial industry. [+]

Masters in Natural Sciences. Introduction The Interuniversity Master in Geoinformatics By the Universities of Vigo and A Coruña was born as a title of high specialization to train professionals oriented to the market of the geospatial industry. The geospatial industry is one of the fastest growing sectors in recent years due to different applications related to global positioning systems, geographic information systems, mobile devices or satellite remote sensing. The curriculum is designed for students to acquire competencies in the design, implementation and management of spatial databases, definition and execution of geoprocesses, visualization of geographic information and realization of projects with geographic information systems. It also includes optional content designed to intensify student training in geotechnology (remote sensing and sensor networks), or in the field of information technology (development of desktop GIS applications, on the web, or on mobile systems). Why study the degree The objective of the Master in Geoinformatics is to offer a path of professional specialization so that the graduates of degrees that impart knowledge in information technologies and / or knowledge of geotechnology acquire the specific competences of a profession with wide demand in the labor market. In particular: To increase knowledge in information technologies, cartographic and geomatic engineering To know how to analyze the needs of a company in the geospatial field and determine the best technological solution to them To know how to build geospatial databases, apply and develop geoprocesses, and apply technological tools of geovisualization of data On the other hand, the offer of... [-]

Master's Degree In Photonics And Laser Technologies

Universidade da Coruña
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Spain Ferrol

Structure of the study Obligatory subjects Physics of lasers Chemical and environmental applications of lasers Laboratory of fundamentals of lasers [+]

Structure of the Study Mandatory Courses Physics of lasers Chemical and Environmental Applications of Lasers Lasers Fundamentals Laboratory Fundamentals of photonics Industrial applications of lasers Optative subjects Industrial photonics sensors Biophotonics Sustainable lighting Nanofotonic laboratory Photonics and Aerospace Technology Industrial Photonics Laboratory Metrological applications of lasers Practices in companies or R & D centers Work End of Master Work End of Master [-]

Master's Degree In Statistical Techniques

Universidade da Coruña
Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2017 Spain A Coruña

The Master's Degree in Statistics Techniques is organized by the three Galician universities and is taught face-to-face in the faculties of Computer Science (A Coruña), Mathematics (Santiago de Compostela) and Economics and Business Sciences (Vigo). A videoconference system allows attendance to all classes from a single Faculty. It lasts for a year and a half. [+]

Masters in Natural Sciences. Introduction The Master's Degree in Statistics Techniques Is organized by the three Galician universities and is taught face-to-face in the Faculties of Computer Science (A Coruña), Mathematics (Santiago de Compostela) and Economics and Business Sciences (Vigo). A videoconference system allows attendance to all classes from a single Faculty. It lasts for a year and a half. This master's degree, started in 2007, comes from an Official Postgraduate Program with Quality Mention in his studies leading to the title of doctor. Its training objectives are equivalent to those of the best proposals of our European environment. Why study the degree Statistics studies are considered today as one of those with better expectations for the future. This is justified by the growing need for many companies and public institutions to extract information from enormous amounts of data, for which it is essential to use statistical techniques. It is the only master in the Autonomous Community of Galicia oriented to the studies of Statistics and Operative Research. It is the natural way to access the Doctoral Program in Statistics and Operational Research, which is distinguished by the Mention for Excellence by the Ministry of Education. This program is the only one in the Autonomous Community of Galicia specific to Statistics and Operational Research. What is learned Advanced Methodology related to Statistics and Operational Research, along with its practical applications. In terms of Statistics, the methodology revolves, in general, around the statistical Inference: obtaining reliable information relative to a population... [-]

Master in Complex Materials: Thermal Analysis and Rheology

Universidade da Coruña
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Spain Ferrol

Study Structure Module 2. UDC Introduction to complex materials Vicoelasticity of materials Thermo-mechanical properties of materials. Fundamental Methods [+]

Study Structure Module 2. UDC Introduction to complex materials Vicoelasticity of materials Thermo-mechanical properties of materials. Fundamental Methods Termomechanics of Materials Properties. Advanced Methods Statistical data analysis Applications to environmental protection Thermal treatments and analysis by laser Thermo-mechanical fatigue Module 1. U Paris 7 Rheophysics of complex fluids Structured materials. Nanomaterials Physical-chemistry of polymers Statistics of Polymer Physics, Light scattering techniques. Microscopy Physics of Soft Matter, Interfaces Mechanics of continuous media Acoustic Waves Module 3. TFM Master Thesis [-]

Master's Degree In Chemical Research And Industrial Chemistry

Universidade da Coruña
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Spain A Coruña

This Master's degree includes a research orientation (five specialties) and a professional orientation, with a duration of one year (60 ECTS). Its objective is to provide its students with the knowledge to obtain a solid base in advanced chemistry and in instrumental chemical and biological techniques that allow them to orient themselves towards research or towards professionalization in relevant topics of chemical science and technology. [+]

Masters in Natural Sciences. Introduction The Master's Degree in Chemical and Industrial Chemistry Research Has an interuniversity character and is taught by the universities of Santiago de Compostela (USC, coordinator), A Coruña (UDC) and Vigo (UVI), with the collaboration of the Official College of Chemistry of Galicia. This Master's degree includes a research orientation (five specialties) and a professional orientation, with a duration of one year (60 ECTS). Its objective is to provide its students with the knowledge to obtain a solid base in advanced chemistry and in instrumental chemical and biological techniques that allow them to orient themselves towards research or towards professionalization in relevant topics of chemical science and technology. Why study the degree This master's degree, taught by the universities of Santiago de Compostela, Vigo and A Coruña, aims to: To train professionals capable of competing in such dynamic areas as the chemical, pharmaceutical, biomedical, production of new materials, agri-food, environmental control and study, quality control and analysis, phytosanitary and bio-sanitary and renewable energies. Provide advanced specialized training, mainly in instrumental techniques, that is useful to be able to advantageously opt for jobs in the public and private sectors. To be an instrument of continuous training of professionals of the different fields of Chemistry. Provide an advanced theoretical and experimental training, which allows them to access the doctoral thesis in Analytical Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry or Organic Chemistry. What is learned This Master's degree includes a research orientation and a professional orientation, with a duration of... [-]

Master in Sciences, Technologies and Environmental Management

Universidade da Coruña
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Spain A Coruña

Study Structure Compulsory credits Practicum Legislation. Regulation and Management Analytical Strategies and the Environment [+]

Study Structure Compulsory credits Practicum Legislation. Regulation and Management Analytical Strategies and the Environment Master Thesis Chemistry Structural Analysis and Synthetic Planning Frontiers in Inorganic Chemistry Applied Physical Chemistry Elucidation of Reaction Mechanisms Materials Physical Chemistry Chemical Speciation and Computation Bioinorganic Chemistry and Biomaterials Catalysis Biogeochemical Cycles Bioorganic and Supramolecular Chemistry Organic Reactivity and Organometallic Chemistry Green Chemistry Environmental Science Statistical Methods for Environmental Data Ecology and Biomonitorization Water Quality Soil Quality Air Quality Residues Energy Resources Quality Management Advanced Instrumental Analysis Environmental Monitoring Environmental Economy Access and Admission UDC Master’s studies programmes are open to students with an undergraduate degree or equivalent from a recognised Spanish university, or an equivalent qualification from a recognised third-level institution in the EHEA. Candidates from non-EHEA university systems are not required to have their qualifications officially recognised, provided the UDC is satisfied that the learner outcomes and status of their non-EHEA qualification are homologous to the equivalent degree in Spain. This is an application-specific statement of equivalence only: under no circumstances may the University’s admission of non-EHEA qualifications be construed as a form of official accreditation. Applications for UDC Master’s studies programmes will be assessed on the basis of specific entry criteria, including the candidate’s academic qualifications and merits. Information relating to entry procedures and requirements will be included in the programme structure for each degree. The decision to offer a student a place on a UDC Master’s degree programme is the result of an application-specific evaluation process, and has no bearing on... [-]

Master in Molecular, Cellular and Genetic Biology

Universidade da Coruña
Online & Campus Combined Full time 1 year September 2017 Spain A Coruña

The Master provides an academic training that allows a specialisation, after obtaining the degree of access of experimental or health sciences. [+]

Masters in Natural Sciences. Introduction The Master provides an academic training that allows a specialisation, after obtaining the degree of access of experimental or health sciences. In the scientific field, the student who completes this Master will be prepared to work in research laboratories requiring cellular, molecular or genetic skills. The student will also be able to continue a researcher carrier and access to a Ph. degree training program. In the professional field, the Master allows the training of specialists for advanced job positions in the distinct sectors of R&D: clinical or bio-industrial, and also in the higher education and in the public administration. The Master also serves to the continuous training of professionals in active, from the distinct industrial sectors as well as education and public administration. Why study This Master provides high quality training to future professionals in Molecular Biology, Cellular Biology and Genetics. If you are interested in this field, you will find the better support to improve your knowledge and a valuable tool to access to the professional, academic or science research areas with the best background. International Degree From the 2014-15 course, students from the University of A Coruña and University of Palermo who attend the Master UDC (60 ECTS) or the University of Palermo (Master of Science (MSc) in Cellular and Molecular Biology. 120 ECTS), according to a specific curriculum, can obtain a double degree in two academic years. There are specific Erasmus scholarships for studies abroad in the framework of this agreement. For... [-]