14 Earth Sciences Master's degrees in Netherlands

Earth Sciences

Earth science, also often referred to as geoscience, specialises on the earth as a planet, analysing its properties by using tools from the other natural sciences as well as from mathematics. Major earth science topics are the atmosphere, biosphere, hydrosphere, geosphere and the pedosphere.

Find and compare 14 Masters in Earth Sciences in Netherlands. Below is a selection of the available study options in Netherlands. If you're interested in studying Earth Sciences in Netherlands you can view all 14 Master's programmes. You can also read more about the Earth Sciences discipline in general, or about studying in Netherlands.

Suggested Master's Programmes

Earth and Environment Earth and Environment
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 1,906 per year
  • Non-EEA € 14,875 per year
  • 24 months

The Wageningen University Master Earth & Environment was born from the necessity of helping the next generations of scientists find solutions for the issues confronting the way we look after our planet, now and in the future.

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Soil Science
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 1,713 per year
  • Non-EEA € 10,500 per year
  • 24 months

Aims at learning how to describe, quantify and predict soil processes. The soil is one our most important resources. Awareness is growing that soils should be managed in a sustainable way, respecting the ecosystem services they provide to all life on earth.

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Meteorology, Physical Oceanography and Climate
  • Feb 2016
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 1,906 per year
  • Non-EEA € 18,850 per year
  • 24 months

Climate-related research is highly relevant for society, scientifically interesting and challenging. Human-induced global climate change has grown into a sense of urgency over the last decades.

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Meteorology and Air Quality
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 1,713 per year
  • Non-EEA € 10,500 per year
  • 24 months

The MSc programme Meteorology and Air Quality at Wageningen University focuses on the processes and dynamics of the atmosphere over land from local to global scales. The acquired knowledge is applied to subjects related to weather, climate and air quality.

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Earth Sciences
  • Sep 2016
    Not specified
  • 24 months

Do you want to understand how the Earth fits together as a system? The Master's degree programme in Earth Sciences encompasses the entire field of Earth Sciences.

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Earth Surface and Water
  • Feb 2016
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 1,906 per year
  • Non-EEA € 18,850 per year
  • 24 months

Earth Surface and Water is the study of physical phenomena within the Earth's environment, their spatial and temporal characteristics and relationships and the evolution towards our modern landscape.

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Biological Sciences: Limnology and Oceanography
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 1,906 per year
  • Non-EEA € 12,000 per year
  • 24 months

Limnology and Oceanography provides a challenging educational programme for students interested in the aquatic sciences. It offers career prospects in the scientific arena and beyond.

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Hydrology and Water Quality
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 1,713 per year
  • Non-EEA € 10,500 per year
  • 24 months

Students of the Master of Science programme Hydrology and Water Quality are studying the occurrence of water, the water flow, water management and water quality, including the aquatic ecology. In relation to agriculture, nature and environment.

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Earth, Life and Climate
  • Feb 2016
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 1,906 per year
  • Non-EEA € 18,850 per year
  • 24 months

Earth, Life and Climate is an interdisciplinary programme combining biology, (geo)chemistry and earth sciences.

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Marine Sciences
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 1,906 per year
  • Non-EEA € 18,850 per year
  • 24 months

Seas and oceans play an important role in our day-to-day lives, and over 65% of the world’s population lives or works in coastal areas. Vital for our economy and health – as well as for climate, food, and biodiversity – seas and oceans have immense societal significance. However, the oceans are changing rapidly as human-induced pollution and CO2 emissions lead to global warming and ocean acidification. The impact on organisms, ocean chemistry, and currents on short to long timescales is uncertain, affecting both business and policymaking.

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Earth Sciences
  • Feb 2016
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 1,835 per year
  • Non-EEA € 12,000 per year
  • 24 months

Earth Sciences focus on the interactions between the earth, the atmosphere, surface waters and biological systems. It also studies how these are affected by human activities.

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Earth Sciences: Geo-ecological Dynamics
  • Feb 2016
  • Sep 2016
  • EEA € 1,906 per year
  • Non-EEA € 12,000 per year
  • 12 months

Earth Sciences focus on the interactions between the earth, the atmosphere, surface waters and biological systems. It also studies how these are affected by human activities. Students learn to develop, use and access new knowledge by laboratory experiments, field inventories, data analyses with GIS or dynamic computer models.

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Netherlands

Netherlands

The Netherlands (also known as Holland) was the first non-English-speaking country to offer degrees in English. Therefore, various programmes are taught in English and are very internationally oriented.

English-Taught Education

Many universities in Netherlands offer study programmes taught in English. Studying abroad in English-taught classes makes it easier to transfer your acquired knowledge to other countries. Furthermore, English-taught education will ensure international career opportunities in the future. Before starting a programme, you need to have a basic knowledge of the English language. Find an English course on Language Learning Portal or assess your level of English by taking the IELTS language test.