Masters course (in English)


·     To understand and appreciate how we use natural georesources of the Earth’s crust related to igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic rocks

·     To attain the ability to deal with the exploitation of georesources with minimum impact to the environment

·     The attain the ability to design a underground storage site for radioactive waste

·     To understand the concept of underground carbon storage

To be able to advise on the risk of drilling, exploration and exploitation


·      Use of rocks and minerals (igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic)

·      Geothermal energy

·      Case studies on Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS)

·      Earthquakes and drilling hazards

·      Nuclear energy and the disposal and radioactive waste

Shale oil and gas