General Information

Course Presentation

The international Master Degree in Marine Sciences - Scienze Marine (program LM-75) is an International study course jointly established with the Maldives National University.

The postgraduate degree course provides advanced level instruction preparing students for professional careers requiring high-level specialist qualifications in the field of Marine Sciences. The Faculty is made up of experts from the Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca, the Maldives National University, as well as other non-Italian universities and research organizations.

The Course has a duration of two years. 

The Master’s Degree in Marine Sciences-Scienze Marine carries 120 University Education Credits (CFUs), and entails 12 exams, to be passed in compliance with Italian laws in force. 

The Master’s Degree is jointly awarded by the Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca and the Maldives National University. The official language of the Master’s Degree course is English.


The address of the Master’s Degree course in Marine Sciences - Scienze Marine:
Dipartimento di Scienze dell'Ambiente e della Terra – Edifici U1 e U4 - Piazza della Scienza, nr. 1 e 4 – zip code. 20126 Milan, Italy.


Director of the Faculty Committee:
Prof.ssa Daniela Basso

Director of the School of Science:
Prof. Alessandro Russo

Director of the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences (Scienze dell'Ambiente e della Terra):
Prof. Andrea Zanchi