Aerospace Education Catalogue

Master Sciences de la terre et des planètes, environnement

  • Organisation: Université Grenoble Alpes
    (Université Grenoble Alpes)
  • Type of Course: Initial education
  • Language(s): French
  • Place: Grenoble (French Regions: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes)
  • Prepared diploma/grade/title: French national Master degree
  • Level of entry: French Baccalaureat + 3

Course Details

Objectives: The Master in Earth, Planetary and Environmental Sciences is a two-year course (for students having completed 3 years of higher education) that teaches high-level skills in the study of processes operating at all scales in the Earth-Environment system.

The course is supported by the research laboratories associated with the OSUG (Grenoble Universe Sciences Observatory), and the following in particular:

Institute of Earth Sciences - ISTerre (Geodynamics, Georesources, Georisks, Geophysics, MEEES Programmes);
Laboratory of Glaciology and Environmental Geophysics - LGGE (Atmosphere-Climate-Continental Landmass Programme);
Laboratory of the Study of Transfers in Hydrology and Environment - LTHE (Hydro-resources, Hydrohazards, Atmosphere-Climate-Continental Landmass Programmes)

There are also close links with the other laboratories and teams of the OSUG. The OSUG@2020 excellence laboratory includes a training component and supports this course.

This Master is co-accredited by the Université Grenoble Alpes and the National Polytechnic Institute of Grenoble.

Degree Level (EU) : 7 - (EQC level or equivalent)

Duration and terms: 2 years

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  • Applications, Operations
  • Human and Social Sciences


  • 1 - Physics and Environment: radiation, particles, fields, debris, climatic and vibratory conditions, meteorology
  • 11 - Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Modelling, Optimisation, Digital and Data Sciences, Big Data, Cryptography, Cybersecurity, Artificial Intelligence
  • 15 - Earth Observation, Remote Sensing, GIS, Geomatics
  • 20 - Health and Society: Health, Space Medicine, Biomedical, Biological Engineering, Risks, Defence, Security, Tourism, Policy
  • 21 - Natural Resources and Environment Management/Protection, Infrastructures
  • 22 - Space Exploration, Science, Astronomy, Astrophysics, Geophysics