Every one of us is very curious in knowing facts, figures, and components of earth, how it is made, and what it is made up of. The science of geology is basically concerned with study of the materials that the earth is made of, its structure, process that was activated in it, animals that inhibited it. It also studies the change the earth has gone in millions of years.
Master of Science in Geology (MSc. Geology) is a two year program of Tribhuvan University. This program is based on the semester system and has been divided into altogether 4 semesters in total. The M.Sc. in geology offers both theoretical and practical based teaching along with extensive fieldwork techniques to build capacity of graduates so that they are able to work in various fields, such as in tunnels, roads, bridges, dams, etc. Department of geology was established in 1968 in Trichandra college for B.Sc. in geology program and Master of Science in geology program was started from 1986 at Central Campus, Kirtipur.
Below is the list of colleges for M.Sc. Geology program under Tribhuvan University in Nepal.
The major objectives of this course are:
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 work 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. Geology unveils plethora of exciting and challenging job opportunities to the graduates. After acquiring more experience and knowledge one can:
Similarly, the graduates from Tribhuvan Unversity are also highly valued in other developed countries where they can work and study.