Many of us are inherently curious about the facts, figures, and components of the Earth, as well as how it is formed and what it consists of. The science of geology is primarily concerned with the study of the surface materials, its structure, the processes that shape it, and the organisms that inhabit it. It also investigates the changes that the land has undergone over millions of years.
The Master of Science in Geology or MSc Geology is a two-year program offered by Tribhuvan University. This program follows a semester system and is divided into a total of four semesters. The MSc in Geology provides a combination of theoretical and practical teaching, as well as extensive fieldwork techniques, to equip graduates with the necessary skills to perform task in various areas such as tunnels, roads, bridges, dams, and more. The Department of Geology was established in 1968 at Trichandra College for the BSc in Geology program, while the Master of Science in Geology program began in 1986 at the Central Campus, Kirtipur.
The major objectives of MSc Geology program are as follows:
If somebody has an extreme desire to know about the earth related issues such as environmental protection, resource management, mineral and oil exploration than geology is the career choice you can make. Geologists can get commission in the fields like ground water management, geological survey, natural gas and natural resources, mineral exploration, zinc and copper related industries etc. The scope of geology is increasing because of growing environmental hazards caused by pollution and other associated issues. MSc in Geology unveils plethora of exciting and challenging job opportunities to the graduates. After acquiring more experience and knowledge one can:
Similarly, MSc in Geology graduates from Tribhuvan Unversity are also highly valued in other developed countries where they can work and study.