The Department of Geography at the University of Zurich offers a range of Specialized Master’s programs for highly motivated students who would like to conduct an independent research project in a specific research field within Geography. These Master’s programs prepare you to find exciting, challenging positions in companies, academia, the government, NGOs and international organizations. Characterization of our Specialized Masters’ programs Clear specialization and qualification in your field of interest Close supervision and mentoring Extensive master thesis (60 ECTS or 45 ECTS) Individual course program (min. 30 ECTS) Competitive application process Program offerings: Geographic Information Science (GIScience) Geographies of Global Change: Resources, Markets and Development (Human Geography) Physical Geography: Glaciology & Geomorphodynamics Soil Science & Biogeochemistry Hydrology & Climate Geochronology Option for 2 years.
Applicants need a bachelor’s degree with major in related field.Applicants from non-anglophone countries should provide proof of English proficiency.Application deadline for non EU students is November 30 and April 30.