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Natural sciences are a scientific branch that deals with observations, understanding and predictions of natural phenomena. It is a diverse field and includes disciplines such as biological science, physics, chemistry, Earth science and astronomy.

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Université Libre De Bruxelles

Physics is concerned with the fundamental laws that govern nature. From elementary particles to the universe at large, physics explores all possible scales, allowing a be ... [+]

Masters in Natural Sciences. Job opportunities

Today, a wide range of activities needs a physicist’s skills:

Fundamental research in physics, astrophysics, geophysics, or biophysics (developed in universities or large research centers such as CERN or ESA) Applied research (physics, nuclear medicine, imagery, telecommunications, energy production, meteorology, etc.) Teaching (in secondary schools or universities) Applied research in computer science, engineering, actuarial sciences, etc. Private sector (aerospace, microelectronics, environment, medicine, information technology, banking, insurance, consultancy etc.)

With their strong analytical capabilities, physicists are very much in demand on the job market.... [-]

Belgium Brussels
September 2019
Full time
Campus
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Université Libre De Bruxelles

Graduates of the Master in Mathematics go on to work in a wide variety of careers. Ten years after graduation, 7% are pursuing further studies, 15% are teaching (either i ... [+]

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Graduates of the Master in Mathematics go on to work in a wide variety of careers. Ten years after graduation, 7% are pursuing further studies, 15% are teaching (either in secondary schools or in higher education), 36% are pursuing a career in research (either in a university or another institution), and 42% are working in a wide variety of jobs in the private sector (banks, pharmaceutical industry, etc.).

While the demand for mathematics teachers remains high, options for graduates of a Master in Mathematics are particularly varied and include: high-level positions in financial organizations, conducting studies in statistics or bio-statistics, consulting in network management, etc.... [-]

Belgium Brussels
September 2019
Full time
Campus
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Université Libre De Bruxelles

Today, more than ever, geologists are geoscientists. Their multi-disciplinary background with earth and environmental sciences allows them to tackle complex issues associ ... [+]

Job opportunities

Environmental consulting, mineral and oil exploration, research, civil engineering, etc.

Geologists can be involved in local, regional, or even global issues, while their background can lead them to positions in the public or private sectors. The technical skills acquired in the Master of Geology are highly valued in industrial sectors that deal with geomaterials (civil engineering, cement, etc.) and geological resources (water, mining, oil, etc.). An increasing number of opportunities also exist in the public and non-governmental sector related to the management of natural hazards, land use planning, and the decontamination of soils and aquifers.

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Belgium Brussels
September 2019
Full time
Campus
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Université Libre De Bruxelles

The idea that geography studies are only for future geography teachers is a myth: graduates in geography can work in a wide range of professional capacities, as they are ... [+]

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The idea that geography studies are only for future geography teachers is a myth: graduates in geography can work in a wide range of professional capacities, as they are appreciated in many environments for their knowledge and skills, as well as for their ability to combine different disciplines. Our former students are now experts in urban planning, regional development, and environmental management; designers of geographic information systems; spatial data analysts; project managers in the fields of tourism, transportation, retail, real estate, civil safety; but others are involved in associations, research, or indeed teaching in secondary or post-secondary education.... [-]

Belgium Brussels
September 2019
Full time
Campus
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Université Libre De Bruxelles

In the professional world, graduates of this program put their knowledge and skills into practice as chemists in research laboratories and production units, or as scienti ... [+]

Masters in Natural Sciences. Job opportunities

In the professional world, graduates of this program put their knowledge and skills into practice as chemists in research laboratories and production units, or as scientific experts and advisors. They are often hired in leading-edge chemical industries, in which they can quickly reach senior positions.

A Master's degree in Chemistry opens up job opportunities in the following areas:

Industrial or academic research State-run services: crime laboratories, heritage conservation laboratories, health services, etc. Teaching Production Analysis Technical and commercial sectors Health

Chemists can be viewed as architects, creating new molecules, developing new materials, developing and optimizing manufacturing processes, contributing to improving the quality of life in many areas (medicine, environment, energy, food, cosmetics, etc.).... [-]

Belgium Brussels
September 2019
Full time
Campus
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Université de Pau et des Pays de l'Adour

This program offers advanced courses on statistical analysis, business intelligence, computer modelling and associated computer tools. ... [+]

Overview

This degree is delivered after 12 months.

This program offers advanced courses on statistical analysis, business intelligence, computer modelling and associated computer tools.

This program allows continuing with doctoral studies, either in an academic context or in an industrial context (the collaboration between industry and UPPA).

Program objectives This programme aims to provide strong skills in stochastic modelling and statistical methods for data analysis, jointly with the associated computer tools. Courses are focusing both on applications in industry, especially in the area of quality control and safety analysis, and on applications in data mining and machine learning. Courses are taught by academics but also by engineers According to the excellence of students and their desire to pursue doctoral studies, courses about « advanced statistics » and « advanced applied probability » can be offered. ... [-]
France Pau
September 2019
Full time
Campus
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Université de Pau et des Pays de l'Adour

The program provides excellent training in many different areas of applied mathematics related to modelling with partial differential equations, with applications in flui ... [+]

Overview

This degree is delivered after 12 months.

The program provides excellent training in many different areas of applied mathematics related to modelling with partial differential equations, with applications in fluid mechanics, waves propagation, porous media, etc.

This program provides access to doctoral studies, either in an academic context or in an industrial context (a collaboration between industry and UPPA).

Program objectives This programme aims to provide strong skills in applied mathematics (partial differential equations analysis, numerical analysis, scientific computing and high-performance computing, optimization). Courses are focusing on applications in industrial problems, fluid mechanics, waves propagation, optimal design... This programme prepares students for leading positions in private and public organisations in research and development departments. ... [-]
France Pau
September 2019
Full time
Campus
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Université de Pau et des Pays de l'Adour

Strongly increasing societal demand in the fields of Environment, Sustainable Development and Health, implies a synergy of advanced skills in Chemistry and Biology Scienc ... [+]

Overview

Strongly increasing societal demand in the fields of Environment, Sustainable Development and Health, implies a synergy of advanced skills in Chemistry and Biology Sciences. In order to be able to effectively respond to this demand and to implement innovative solutions providing efficient answers to these requests, it is essential to perfectly understand the interaction of contaminants with living organisms and particularly their structures, properties, reactivities/activities in natural ecosystems. The “Chemical and Microbiological Characterization for Environmental Issues” (CMCEI) second-year course of the Master in Chemistry and Life Sciences aims to train specialists with knowledge of the most recent advances in analytical chemistry, physico-chemistry, molecular biology and environmental microbiology.... [-]

France Pau
September 2019
Full time
Campus
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Université de Pau et des Pays de l'Adour

The MPPM course focuses on the Mechanics and Physics in Porous Media. It encompasses their experimental characterisation by indirect porosimetry and direct imaging, the p ... [+]

Overview

Understanding the mechanics, the physics and their couplings appearing in fluid-filled porous media is a keystone for solving forthcoming challenges in Energy and Environment. Indeed, porous media are ubiquitous in many natural and industrial systems of interest in the various field of engineering such as: Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Material Engineering, Petroleum Engineering, or Food Industry, to mention only a few.

The MPPM course focuses on the Mechanics and Physics in Porous Media. It encompasses their experimental characterisation by indirect porosimetry and direct imaging, the poromechanical behaviour modelling, the transport properties estimation, the fluid-solid couplings and the properties of confined fluids in porous media.... [-]

France Anglet
September 2019
Full time
Campus
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Université de Pau et des Pays de l'Adour

The aim of the programme “Evolutionary Ecology in Aquatic Environments” is to train scientific experts able to design experiments and models in order to produce knowledge ... [+]

Overview

The aim of the programme “Evolutionary Ecology in Aquatic Environments” is to train scientific experts able to design experiments and models in order to produce knowledge in evolutionary ecology relevant to the management of aquatic ecosystems. It is backed by the Federation for Research in water resources and aquatic ecosystems (MIRA) which includes research experts and skills in the fields of evolutionary response of aquatic species to anthropic pressures and modelling of aquatic populations and ecosystems.

The master is fully taught in English and is hosted at the College of Sciences and Technologies for Energy and Environment (STEE) of the Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour (UPPA) in Anglet (France).... [-]

France Anglet
September 2019
Full time
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Victoria University of Wellington

With the increasing pressures on the marine environment, both in the South Pacific region and worldwide, experts in the conservation and management of marine organisms an ... [+]

Overview

With the increasing pressures on the marine environment, both in the South Pacific region and worldwide, experts in the conservation and management of marine organisms and ecosystems are in demand.

As a world leader in marine conservation, New Zealand is a great place to develop your expertise in the field. Its unique and lengthy coastline is home to numerous marine organisms—from the tiny phytoplankton to the endangered New Zealand sea lion.

Study with Victoria's School of Biological Sciences, a leader in marine biology research. Examine marine conservation issues and practice using examples from New Zealand, Australia, South Pacific and wider Indo-Pacific region, which can be applied worldwide.... [-]

New Zealand Wellington
July 2019
Full time
Part time
12 - 24 
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Victoria University of Wellington

Human impact, loss of biodiversity and a growing awareness of environmental change make conservation biology more important every day. ... [+]

Overview

Human impact, loss of biodiversity and a growing awareness of environmental change make conservation biology more important every day.

Linking conservation, ecology, biodiversity and sustainability, the Master of Conservation Biology is a one-year, 180-point professional Master's. You'll get the scientific expertise you need to do conservation work in New Zealand and around the world.

Wellington is an international hotspot for biodiversity and studying with the School of Biological Sciences you'll learn from world leaders in conservation practice—internationally respected scientists whose work informs the management of New Zealand’s unique biota.

Using theoretical and field-based approaches in a range of terrestrial and marine environments, you’ll explore the processes of conservation biology. Examine internationally renowned examples of conservation best practice in action, and gain skills in experimental design, the collection, and analysis of data and the presentation of research results.... [-]

New Zealand Wellington
July 2019
Full time
Part time
12 - 24 
Campus
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University of Bordeaux

This international Master program provides a unique interdisciplinary and integrated training approach that covers all major topics of brain research, from normal brain f ... [+]

This international Master program provides a unique interdisciplinary and integrated training approach that covers all major topics of brain research, from normal brain functions to brain disorders.

Program factsheet Academic cooperation: Neurasmus consortium (Erasmus+ Master program of Neuroscience). University of Tsukuba (Japan). Other partner universities from the USA, Canada, Europe. Admission requirements: Hold a Bachelor’s degree (180 ECTS) or equivalent degree in biology, biochemistry, biomedical sciences, medical studies, pharmacy, cognitive sciences or psychology with a strong interest in Neuroscience. Candidates with a Bachelor’s degree in another subject (chemistry, physics, maths, computer science) must provide documented interest in the field of Neuroscience. Excellent grades are expected. Program duration: 2 years (120 ECTS). Language requirements: Proficiency in English is required. Candidates should have adequate knowledge of written and spoken English, equivalent to B2 according to the CEFR. Level: Master degree. Tuition fees: Master tuition fees applicable for the University of Bordeaux. Scholarships: International mobility for traineeships is supported by Aquimob mobility scholarships and NeuroBIM (Bordeaux International Master of Neuroscience) IdEx grants. Students completing their traineeship in a laboratory of the University of Bordeaux receive a monthly stipend (around 500€) during the traineeship. Program outline ... [-]
France Bordeaux Pessac Talence
September 2019
Full time
Campus
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University of Tyumen

The Master’s Program in Plant Biosecurity offers students the expertise to understand and find solutions to these and other pertinent global biosecurity problems in a dyn ... [+]

Program Overview

Sustainable agricultural productivity growth in the face of climate and environmental change; soil quality deterioration; the antimicrobial resistance of plant pests - these are some of the major challenges facing global life scientists.

The Master’s Program in Plant Biosecurity offers students the expertise to understand and find solutions to these and other pertinent global biosecurity problems in a dynamic applied research setting.

Key Features Opportunity to conduct thesis research with leading scientists as project supervisors Access to the Institute’s world-class laboratories Learning through participation in real-life, problem-oriented research projects English language of instruction Accommodation the city center of Tyumen Classes in Tyumen and St. Petersburg Learning Outcomes and Core Competencies ... [-]
Russia Tyumen
September 2019
Full time
Campus
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Johannes Kepler University Linz

The Master’s degree program in Polymer Chemistry at the JKU Linz is a comprehensive graduate degree program. ... [+]

Polymer Chemistry

The Master’s degree program in Polymer Chemistry at the JKU Linz is a comprehensive graduate degree program. Students can enhance their skills and talents in science and research, both in the classroom and in state-of-the-art laboratories. Using the latest instrumentation, students focus on developing and characterizing traits in new kinds of monomers and polymers. Program graduates are highly qualified polymer chemists, creating the future today!

The graduate degree program offers valuable general knowledge training. Graduates qualify for high-value jobs where they can apply their expert scientific knowledge and trained methods. Graduates not only hone the skills needed to transfer scientific knowledge and methods to the workplace, they are qualified to undertake demanding tasks in the area of manufacturing and polymer characterization.... [-]

Austria Linz Czech Republic Ceske Budejovice
October 2019
Full time
Campus
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