Abbreviation FT / PT
MSc (Applied Geosciences) FT / PT

The MSc (Applied Geosciences) programme provides graduates with further training in the applied geosciences for career and or personal development.

Engineering Geology Theme (1 year full-time or 2 years part-time) 

This option aims to help engineering geologists improve their performance in professional work. Engineers and scientists wanting to advance their understanding of geology and the work of the engineering geologist are also invited to apply for admission. The theme concentrates on the application of geology and mechanics in geotechnical engineering and the development of engineering geological skills.

Engineering Geology with HKIE Approved Courses Theme (1 year full-time or 2 years part-time)

This option aims to help engineering geologists improve their performance in professional work. The theme is designed to provide the additional courses which graduates in Earth Sciences or Geology would need to meet the entry requirements of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers in the Geotechnical Discipline.

Mode of Attendance

Full Time (one year, including daytime, evening and occasional meetings scheduled on Saturdays or Sundays for field trips and site visits)

Part Time (two years, including evening and occasional meetings scheduled on Saturdays or Sundays for field trips and site visits)

Medium of Instruction
English
Programme Entrance Requirements

Applicants for the Engineering Geology Theme and Engineering Geology with HKIE Approved Courses Theme should possess a Bachelor's degree with First or Second Class Honours (or equivalent GPA) in Science, Engineering or a related subject.

Programme Admissions Advisor(s)
Professor AW Malone
Tel: 2559 2555
Fax: 2517 6912
Email: awmalone@hku.hk
Dr LNY Wong
Tel: 2241 5970
Fax: 2517 6912
Email: lnywong@hku.hk

Contacts
Tel: 3917 5287
Website: https://www.scifac.hku.hk

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