University of Minho

B.Sc. On Campus
36 months
6500 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Degree Course in Geology at University of Minho aims the training of technicians, with a geological background, prepared to support the sustainable management of geological resources. 


The graduation also intends to give the necessary skills to promote the sustainable management of geological resources, integrated with good practices of territorial planning and promotion of environmental quality.

Key Features 

  • A geologist as an important role in: the prospection of raw materials for industry and water resources; the assessment of natural risks (ex. coastal erosion, flooding, earthquakes); water and soil pollution; land use planning and management. 
  • The graduates in the Geology programme from University of Minho can be integrated in certification institutions, mining enterprises, ceramics and rocks industry, oil, coal and other energy sources industry. 
  • They can also develop activities related with consulting, law enforcement, project support, management support, planning support, and production support, in both public and private sectors.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • General Chemestry
  • General Geology
  • Mineralogy
  • Physics 
  • Topics in Mathematics 
  • Determinative Mineralogy
  • Geomorfology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines




180 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Learning Agreement for Studies/ for Traineeships, which needs to be signed, dated and stamped by the student and home institution
  • Copy of ID card/Passport
  • Home Transcript of Records
  • Photo

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6500 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.


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