|Nominal duration||4 semesters (120 ECTS)|
Bachelor diploma (or higher)
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
You must take the original entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
Applications are accepted from the following territories (based on citizenship): Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Cambodia, Cape Verde, Colombia, Cuba, Ecuador, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Georgia, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Macedonia, Malaysia, Mexico, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Myanmar (Burma), Pakistan, Paraguay, Philippines, Russia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, State of Palestine, Sudan, Syria, Tanzania, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Vietnam, Yemen.
TELC B2, ECL B2, TOEFL iBT test score of at least 72, or PBT score at least 550; or Cambridge First Certificate at least “B”; or IELTS score of at least 5.5
Exemption from English language exam certificate
During the application to the programmes of the Faculty of Science and Informatics those applicants are not required to provide the English language exam certificates who are natives of one of the following countries and can officially demonstrate that their academic studies have been conducted in English.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
The aim of the Geography MSc program is to train Geographer professionals who have deep insight in landscape and urban development. They are prepared to understand the natural, environmental, technical and social phenomena and processes, to develop research and applied science-based solutions, to demonstrate and communicate the result and to plan and manage the sustainable use of natural and human environment. Successful graduates can also continue their studies and research in the frame of geosciences PhD program at University of Szeged.Based on the labour market experiences the employees expect a comprehensive theoretical background to fulfil the requirements of various positions in relevant fields, a thorough IT knowledge, an analytical approach, the ability to participate in development planning processes, to compile professional studies and documents and to work independently. The skills and competences of the students are aimed to be improved according to these. Read more about the programme on our website. The basic courses cover for example the fields of geographical research methods, project management, regional policy and spatial development, political and social geography, landscape planning and environmental risk assessment. The core fields of studies are spatial data collection and analysis, visualisation, environmental planning models, urban planning, rural development, place marketing, vegetation analysis, and hydrological planning. From the 3rd semester students start a research project and they have to prepare a diploma work during the 3rd and 4th semesters. The MSc module is closed with a final examination.
Degrees approved: Geography BSc and related disciplines (e.g. Earth science/Geology, Environmental Science, Environmental engineering, Geo-Engineering, Geodetic Engineering, Garden and Landscape Architecture, Economic and Rural Development, Environmental Management, Agricultural Engineering, Nature Conservation Engineering, Tourism and Hospitality Management)
Type of entrance exam:
Oral skype interview
Entrance exam location:
Online skype interview
Entrance exam description:
““Evaluation will be based on the- Quality of the submitted BSc/MSc Degree- Quality of the Skype interview- Extra points can be earned for extra language exams, studying abroad, or participation in projects and articles”“
Dr. Blanka Viktória
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