Water, Biosphere and Climate Change


The Interinstitutional Postgraduate Program. "Water, Biosphere and Climate Change", offers two specializations / directions . The specialization "Water in conditions of scarcity" and the specialization "Water in conditions of excess".

During their studies, the postgraduate students of both directions will, in the first two semesters, attend the theoretical courses on offer and also participate in a series of exercises and workshops in the countryside during educational excursions, while in the third semester, is devoted to the Master’s Thesis.

The total number of courses students of both specializations must attend, amount to ten (10). In particular:

1st Semester

Five (5) compulsory core courses corresponding to thirty (30) credit units and common to both specializations.

2nd Semester

Five (5) courses corresponding to thirty (30) credit units of which:

  • The first three (3) are mandatory specialization courses, different in each specialization
  • The remaining two (2) remaining for each of the specializations are freely chosen by students (regardless of specialization) from a palette of five (5) courses called elective courses.

3rd Semester

Master’s thesis corresponding to thirty (30) credit units (ECTS)