Postgraduate study by courses programmes

The following programmes are by courses.

1. The Higher Diploma in Geology Degree This program covers core geology subjects in order to cater for the teaching shortcomings in the General Degree courses. The duration of the Higher Diploma program is two semesters. Graduates with a Pass or higher grade B.Sc. General Degree (in which geology is the sole or major subject) are eligible to register for the Higher Diploma.

2. Master of Science Degree in geology. This program is offered in four main subjects: Petroleum Geosciences, Applied Geophysics, Hydrogeology, and Economic Geology. It is designed to provide the prospective candidates with in-depth and advanced theoretical, technical and practical background in the respective discipline. The duration of the program is three semesters extending for one calendar year.

To be enrolled in this program the applicant must have either a B.Sc. Honours degree or a General degree (in which Geology is the major or sole subject) with a Higher Diploma with at least Grade Good from the University of Khartoum or equivalent; OR an M. Sc. Qualifying Honours from the University of Khartoum.
For more information regarding the requirement for these postgraduate programs guidelines and regulations please refer to the each programme website which can be found here and to the website of the Graduate College at the University Khartoum