Valletta, Malta
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Academic Year

Program Overview

Setting Description:
The course of studies leading to award of the MSc Sustainable Environmental Resources Management/MS Integrated Science and Technology extends over 3 semesters, with short periods of recess in between. The course is delivered on a full-time basis. The entire programme of studies will be completed in 13 months. The first two course semesters will comprise taught study-units, whilst the third semester is dedicated to student research in connection with the writing of a dissertation. Subject to approval by the Board of Studies, students may opt to conduct their research during this third semester outside Malta. All lectures will be held at the Valletta Campus The course curriculum focuses on subject areas which are particularly critical for developing sustainable environments for humankind. Each of the areas of focus requires knowledge of fundamental science and technology aspects, as well as policy and legal considerations that vary among countries and regions.
The International Masters Programmes at the University of Malta in Valletta offer high quality post-graduate degrees that can offer participants completing such a programme a competitive edge in the market. The MSc SERM combines two degrees one from James Madison University (USA) and the other from the University of Malta (EU). Students will be enrolled at the two Universities and will have access to electronic libraries and other services at both institutions. Faculty from these Universities wi