This specialization includes ore geology, geophysical and petrophysical exploration methods, mineral economy and deposit evaluation. Are you interested in the global competition for securing the world’s demand of metals and non-metallic resources? Would you like to work outdoor in remote areas? Then this is the choice you should make.
This specialization includes environmental geochemistry, environmental monitoring and geochemical modelling among other courses. If you want to understand how geology and the environment are linked together, how nature respond to natural and anthropogenic chemical compounds, how we monitor and remediate metal pollutions, then this is the choice you should make!
The master programme provides skills for work as a geologist / geophysicist in the exploration and mining industry or work as a geoscientist with an environmental focus. We have networks all around the world which may offer possibilities for international MSc thesis work. If you want to pursue an academic carrier within exploration and environmental geosciences LTU is an excellent starting point.
Master Programme in Exploration and Environmental Geosciences
Normal teaching, Autumn 2021
Bachelors degree of minimum 180 ECTS with at least 60 ECTS in the area of nature resource technology, geology or geoscience.
Good knowledge in English, equivalent to English B/6.More information about English language requirements
The selection procedure is based on academic qualifications, quality and quantity aspects
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