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UP.PT - Faculty of Sciences

Masters Degree in Geology

The Master’s Degree course in Geology from FCUP aims to prepare professionals to work in any part of the world, either in research projects or companies. The course is based on a combination of multidisciplinary knowledge in the fundamental and applied domains in Geology. The course's study plan therefore trains professionals (geologists and researchers) for activities in innovative technical and scientific fields, from (petro)genesis to geological characterisation, as well as the global environmental management of raw materials in a harmonious and sustainable way.

Job Opportunities

Exploration and assessment of metallic mineral resources; Exploration and assessment of non-metallic mineral resources; Geotechnics; Hydrogeology.

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Faculty of Sciences
Type of Course
Masters Degree
4 Semesters / 120.0 ECTS
Annual Tuition Fee (Full Tuition Fee)
National: 1300.00€
International: 3750.00€
CPLP International: 2250.00€

All the information presented relates to 2023/2024

Registration and Accreditation


Registration n.ºR/A-Ef 2643/2011/AL01 in July 28, 2020


Date of publication of the accreditation decision: Sept. 28, 2022

Validity of accreditation: 6 years

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