Master of Earth Sciences (Advanced)

Earth Science deals with complex systems and processes that shape our planet.  Pressing issues such as the safe supply of water, resources and energy, climate change, sea level rise as well as natural hazards are all intimately related to Earth Sciences.

The ANU Research School of Earth Sciences is one of the world’s top fifteen institutions for Earth and Marine Sciences. The intensive research culture of RSES provides students with state-of-the-art facilities, learning from and working with staff of the highest calibre.

Courses from different Earth Science disciplines and training on how to gather data and interpret them are offered in this Masters program. An extensive research project under expert supervision provides the opportunity to gain a wide range of knowledge and skills that are relevant for employment in industry, government agencies, education as well as further University studies.

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RSES has a number of significant scholarships for Master of Earth Sciences (Advanced) that the best domestic and international students can apply for.  Domestic students with a Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP) will still be eligible to apply for a RSES scholarship.


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