Geosciences (MSc)

Ecole Normale Supérieure (ENS)
Masters (MSc)

3 years
Full time

Course description:

The Department of Geosciences at ENS offers a three-year training program in earth sciences, with field and laboratory research experiences in France and abroad.  It trains researchers high in earth sciences, ocean, atmosphere and bio-geosciences (L3, Master, Doctorate), which are moving to prestigious careers in the public and private sectors. Geosciences are at the heart of major societal and environmental issues – natural risks, energy supply, water resources, pollution, climate change. They combine observations and measurements in the field and in the laboratory, physical and chemical modeling and mathematical tools to understand and predict the evolution of our planet.

School Department:

Department of Geosciences at Ecole Normale Supérieure (ENS)

Entry Requirements:

On 1 st of school year (L3 License): 

• Admission by the entrance examination at the ENS-ULM

• Admission on file to prepare the Diploma of the ENS (DENS) for the students in 2nd year of preparatory class for the grandes écoles sciences or the students in L2 (or equivalent) scientist (Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Earth Sciences) justifying, directly or by equivalence, 120 ECTS credits.

In 2nd year of School (Master M1):

• Admission on file to prepare the ENS Diploma (DENS) for students holding a Bachelor of Science degree (180 ECTS) or an equivalent diploma.


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