Admission, Application & Finance

Programme related information for admission

Applicants are required to have a bachelor’s degree in physical science or engineering. All applicants must have sufficient prior knowledge in mathematics (at least 16 EC, including probability and statistics), physics, and programming at a level equivalent to an undergraduate engineering or science degree. A more detailed list of expected competencies is listed here.

In addition, it is recommended to have prior knowledge of Earth sciences. We offer the online course Geoscience: the Earth and its Resources for applicants without this knowledge.

Programming will be in Python, applicants lacking these computer programming skills are advised and/or may be requested to follow an online course before the start of the programme. Completion of the online course is the responsibility of the applicant.

We do offer several short online courses for applicants that need to learn (or want to catch up on) Python, Mathematics and/or Probability and Statistics. Applicants can enroll for these courses via this form.

Applicants who are concerned about their ability to satisfy all criteria are encouraged to contact us via

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