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 Doctorate in Geology - Geoconservation, Environmental Geology and Geological Resources​​​

This programme has the overall objective to offer, in a research environment, training in advanced areas of Geology. In this context, the aim of this course is to train highly qualified human resources in the field of Geology and subjects of recognized interest for the development of research activities, theoretical or experimental, or use in areas of industry and services​.

Fees (non-refundable)

Number of vacancies

Access requirements​

Ranking criteria

2021/2022

General


Academic degree:
  • Doctorate
ECTS:
180
Duration:
6 curricular semesters
Regime:
Daytime
Place:
Gualtar Campus, Braga (UM)
Main Scientific area:
  • Geology

Contacts


    School of Sciences
    Campus de Gualtar
    4710 - 057 Braga

    Tel: +351 253604390 Fax: +351 253604398
    E-Mail: cpedagogico@ecum.uminho.pt; sec@ecum.uminho.pt
    URL: http://www.ecum.uminho.pt

Access


10

Vacancies

0

Minimum

Access forms


Through application. Applications open permanently.

This information does not replace consultation of the Academic Regulations of the University of Minho and other official documents.

Formal requirements


Can apply for the cycle of studies leading to the degree of Doctor of Geology:
a) Holders of the master's degree in Geology area or legal equivalent;
b) Holders of the degree of master in scientific area considered relevant by the Scientific Council of the School of Sciences;
c) Holders of the degree of degree in geology or in a scientific area considered relevant, holders of a particularly significant academic or scientific curriculum that is recognized by the Scientific Council of the School of Sciences as attesting capacity for the accomplishment of the doctorate;
d) Holders of a school, scientific or professional curriculum that is recognized by the Scientific Council of the School of Sciences as attesting the ability to carry out this cycle of studies.

Recommended requirements


Hold a master's degree in Geology or a legal equivalente.

Application deadlines


Information on Application Deadlines can be found at:
https://www.ecum.uminho.pt/en/Ensino/Pages/Applications-for-Doctorates.aspx

Registration deadlines


Information on Registration Deadlines can be found at:
https://www.ecum.uminho.pt/en/Ensino/Pages/Applications-for-Doctorates.aspx

Aditional Information


Study Plan


Regime Curricular Unit Scientific Area ECTS
Year 1 2 3 180
TA Thesis GEOL 180

Assessment/Accreditation


A3ES Accreditation status:
Accredited
Resolution publication date:
11-05-2017
Registry number at Ministry:
R/A-Cr 57/2017
Registry Date:
08-06-2017
Accreditation validity:
10-05-2023