News: Scholarships available! | Advanced Master in Sustainable Blue Growth 2021-2022

There will be 10 scholarships available thanks to the Intergovernamental Western Mediterranean Forum  (Dialogue 5+5) for research, innovation and higher education.
Take your chance to be part of this unique experience!

The Master

The Advanced Master in Sustainable Blue Growth is jointly organized by the University of Trieste and the National Institute of Oceanography and Applied Geophysics - OGS. The Master is addressed to researchers, scientists and managers. The aim of the Master is to support the creation of stable and attractive career pathways and highly skilled talents that will be needed to support expanding marine and maritime sectors. The focus of the Master is on strengthening professional skills and enhancing competencies in fields related to the blue economy.


The Master is articulated in the following sessions:

  • E-learning session: online training - from January 2022
  • 3 intensive sessions of 15 days each (March, June, September 2022) in Trieste [if online, 3 weeks, part time]
  • Traineeship and discussion of the final project work 

Application deadline: 7 October 2021 - 23:59 (Italian time)

The Advanced Master is a one-year multidisciplinary course leading to a second level specializing Master and it provides 60 ECTS (European Credit Transfer System). Classes and lectures are held in English. It foresees three intensive face-to-face sessions of two weeks each, and is therefore suitable to fit work commitments. During the face-to-face sessions, several study visits, on-site experiences and networking events are organized. Moreover, during the 2022 edition students will also have the possibility to undertake a curricular internship.

Eligible candidates

The Master is open to candidates from all Countries with priority for those coming from Mediterranean and Black Sea countries. Postgraduate candidates from different fields of studies (oceanography, marine biology, geology, geophysics, geochemistry, environmental engineering, ecological modelling, climate study, coastal zone management, environmental economy and related fields) are invited to apply. The Programme can be accessed, with no restriction to age and citizenship, by whoever holds a master or PhD University degree (equivalent to a II Level Italian University Degree).

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News Posted on 21/09/2021