Master of Science Degree in Environmental Physics

Entry Requirements:
All applicants have to meet  the following minimum requirements for admission prescribed under the general regulations (i.e.):

  • BScEd, BSc Honours in Physics/Chemistry/Biology/Physical Geography/Environmental Science with at least a 2.1 grade
  • Candidates with appropriate diplomas may, on the recommendation of the Departmental Board and subject to the approval of Senate, be admitted.
    Structure of the Programme

FIRST YEAR COURSES

  • Principles Of Environmental Physics
  • Atmospheric Physics
  • Microphysics Of Clouds And Precipitation
  • Remote Sensing And Image Processing
  • Principles Of Soil Physics
  • Energy Production And Management
  • Physics And Plant Microclimatology
  • Statistical Concepts And Modeling In Applied Meteorology
  • Applications Of Satellite Data And Gis
  • Climatic Hazards And Weather Modification
  • Introduction To Climate And Weather Forecasting

SECOND YEAR COURSES

  • Industrial Attachment
  • Dissertation

Employment Opportunities
Job opportunities for our students prevail in:

  • The science teaching field
  • Banking sector
  • Civil service
  • Insurance companies
  • Manufacturing industry
  • Meteorological sector
  • Agriculture
  • Statistics
  • Research and consultancy firms
  • Mining sector