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University of Mining and Technology Freiberg


Groundwater Management

Subjects: Groundwater Management,Groundwater,Water,Management

M.Sc. | Master of Science

⏳  Duration
4 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
💶  Application Fee non-EU
No information

💶  Cost per Semester
94 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
No information
⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

Course description

The Master's degree program aims to build on a geoscientific Bachelor's degree, training scientists to tackle groundwater protection, groundwater management, and the remediation of groundwater resources. This program covers both geoscientific aspects and business considerations, including environmental law and the general management of georesources. Graduates will become versatile and cooperative specialists, capable of managing projects independently and taking on leadership roles. Students will be motivated to apply their knowledge and skills effectively, both independently and as part of a team. They will solve professional tasks with a sense of overall responsibility as geoscientists and managers. The program emphasizes the development of communication, personality skills, and people management. Students will work independently on hydrogeological and hydrological issues in both science and practice. This includes methods for exploring and developing groundwater, protecting groundwater, and investigating groundwater and surface water concerning water chemistry. The curriculum ensures that students are well-prepared to address complex challenges in groundwater protection and management, fostering a comprehensive understanding of both scientific and business perspectives.

Program Information

Study Location Freiberg
Start Semester Summer, Winter
Study Form Full-time
Study Type Postgraduate
Teaching Language English
Dual No
Remote No
Application Fee non-EU No information
Study Length 4 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester No information
Cost per Semester 94 EUR
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Start Winter

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

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Language Requirements

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Cambridge (CAE) No information

English language skills demonstrated by a recognized language test such as the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) with at least 87 points (internet-based test) or the International English Language Test System (IELTS) with a score of at least 6.0 must be proven. A university entrance qualification acquired at an English-speaking school, a degree course taught entirely in English or English as a native language can be counted as equivalent.

Qualification Requirements

At least six semesters of first professionally qualifying university degree, for example a bachelor's degree in the field of geosciences or geoengineering

Application Process

Acceptance Interview No
Acceptance local admission restrictions Not restricted
Application directly at the University
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