Master in Water Resources Management in Arid and Semi-Arid Zones
Postgraduate and Postgraduate Management, University of La Serena.
Program mandated and managed by the National Commission for Scientific and Technological Research of Chile (Conicyt)
The University of La Serena, has designed the Master in Water Resources Management, in Arid and Semi-Arid Areas whose purpose is to contribute to Strengthen the competencies (knowledge, skills and attitudes) of the participants in scientific and technological foundations, analysis methodologies, tools of calculation and relevant knowledge for innovation in the Management of Water Resources in Arid and Semi-Arid Zones with an approach that integrates territories, sources, water uses, actors and infrastructure allowing to contribute to regional sustainability and competitiveness.
This program has the following objectives:
The curriculum is organized in 11 courses distributed in 4 semesters:
The duration of the program is 4 semesters, including the Degree Project. The program consists of a total of 1.632 chronological hours, distributed in 618 face-to-face chronological hours (824 pedagogical hours) and 1.014 chronological hours of autonomous work, equivalent in total to 60 Transferable Credits.
Start of classes: March 13 from 2020
Online application period: from the 28 of October to the 09 of December until the 00: 00hrs.
Delivery of results: December 26 from 2019
First period tuition: from 3 to 5 March 2020
Second period tuition: March 6 of the 2020
(in case of not completing the period registration)
Program Director: Dr. Pablo Álvarez Latorre
Phone: +56 51 2 554107