International MSC in Marine Biodiversity and Conservation
 General info about the programme
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About EMBC+:

The International Master of Science in Marine Biodiversity and Conservation (EMBC+) is offered by a University consortium consisting of 6 university partners and a wide global network of associate members coordinated by Ghent University.
The study programme is divided in 7 modules modules: 
  1. Understanding the structure and function of marine biodiversity,
  2. Toolbox for investigating marine biodiversity,
  3. Conservation and Restoration of marine biodiversity,
  4. Transferable skills,
  5. Internship,
  6. Spring School,
  7. Thesis work. 
Student mobility is an integral part of the Master : students start in one of the three group I Universities  for 2 semesters; for the third semester, students move to one of the group II Universities. 

The research project for the thesis work is performed in one of the partner institutions.


This programme is jointly organized by:

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