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Geological Sciences and Technologies

University of Siena
2 years
Master's degree
Scholarships available
On campus
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University of Siena

Program description

Geological Sciences and Technologies

The Master degree in Geological Sciences and Technologies opens the doors to careers in geological researches and applications, giving job opportunities in Italy and abroad.

The master's degree program offers two curricula: the curriculum in “Spatial Planning”, organized in Siena, is characterized by specialistic courses in Applied Geophysics and Seismic Risk, GIS, Engineering Geology and Slope Stability Analysis, Environmental Geochemistry, Georesources, Structural and Sedimentological Analysis; the curriculum in “Geotechnologies”, organized in San Giovanni Valdarno (Arezzo), is characterized by specialistic courses in Applied Geomechanics, Applied Geophysics, Applied Petrography, Environmental Chemistry, GIS, Close and Remote Sensing. Here, a Campus is available for students at an affordable price.

Thematic and interdisciplinary field trips, fundamental for geologists’ education, take place at the end of semesters and they are economically supported with Departmental funds. If necessary, the teaching will be carried out online.

For further information about this Italian-taught programme, please visit the course website.

Scholarships & funding

Several scholarship options are available, please visit the university website for information.

Program delivery

In addition to in-presence teaching, which continues to be the preferred method also in the next Academic Year, every single lesson will be simultaneously live-streamed and/or video recorded and uploaded on our digital platform for subsequent viewing. This mode is essential for students who are temporarily unable to be on premises.

Tuition fees

Please visit the university website for more information about tuition fees


Credits - 120 ECTS

Career opportunities

The course prepares for the profession of geologist, paleontologist, geophysicist, hydrogeologist and allows the access to the Professional Practice Exam for qualification to the profession of geologist.

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University of Siena

The University of Siena is one of the most a prestigious and historical European Athenaeum (year of foundation 1240); through the centuries it has been consolidating an excellent quality of teaching and research. Now this University is facing a rapidly...

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University of Siena

Banchi di Sotto, 55
53100 Siena

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