The courses taught at the Institute of Earth Sciences for the Bachelor’s (BSc) and Master’s (MSc) degrees are organized and coordinated by the School of Geosciences and Environment, whereas the courses for the doctoral (PhD) programs are organized by the Conférence Universitaire de Suisse Occidentale (CUSO).

Bachelor of Science in Geosciences and Environment - Geology: This bachelor's degree (BSc) focuses on the approaches and methods used to analyse ...

Master of Science in Geology: The "Ecole Lémanique des Sciences de la Terre" (ELSTE) proposes a master's degree (MSc) in geology (120 ECTS points) ...

Master of Science in Biogeosciences: The master's degree (MSc) in biogeosciences is organized by the Faculty of Sciences of the Universtiy of Neuchatel and the Faculty ...

Doctoral Program in Earth surface processes and paleobiosphere (ESPP): The aims of this doctoral school are to foster the community of doctoral students and ...

Doctoral Program in Mineral Sciences (DPMS): this program aims to foster scientific quality and creativity in the field of Mineral Sciences and to promote ...

Online course - Objective Earth: The pedagogical approach is to decompartmentalize the Earth Sciences. Thus, seven geodynamical environments have been defined ...


MSc geology
Fabienne Dietrich

MSc biogeosciences
Marie-Christelle Pierlot

Fabienne Godefroid

Annelore Bessat

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