International Erasmus Mundus Masters Course in Coastal and Marine Engineering and Management (CoMEM) 2014-2016, starting at NTNU, Norway in August 2014 (7th cohort). CoMEM is an MSc programme with European mobility and scholarships. CoMEM supported and sponsored by the European Union, is currently entering its 7th cohort.
CoMEM is a study programme resulting in multiple degrees and is jointly given by:
The Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim, Norway;
UPC BarcelonaTech, Barcelona, Spain;
TU Delft, Delft, the Netherlands;
City University London, London, UK;
University of Southampton; Southampton UK.
NTNU as the coordinating university will accept CoMEM applications from 3 October – 1 December 2013 for Erasmus Mundus Scholarships Applicants and until 1 March 2014 for self-supported applicants. Online application at: http://www.ntnu.edu/studies/mscomem
The programme welcomes both Non-European and European applicants. By now, CoMEM have had students from the following 31 countries:
Australia, Bangladesh, Barbados, Brazil, Brazil, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, The Netherlands, Ethiopia, Germany, Greece, India, Indonesia, Iran, Jamaica, Jordan, Malaysia, Mexico, Polen, Russia, Serbia, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Turkey, UK, USA, Vietnam
By now a total of 78 MSc candidates have graduated in CoMEM.
To be considered for the scholarship interested candidates must apply from 3 October to 1 December 2013
The Erasmus Mundus Master in Coastal and Marine Engineering and Management (CoMEM) is a two-year, English taught international Master’s program, in which five high-rated European universities participate. Students study key issues involved in providing sustainable, environmentally friendly, legally and economically acceptable solutions to various problems in the CoMEM field; they will also develop their research skills. In doing so, they get to know the geographical diversity of coastal and marine systems and gain knowledge on the most advanced tools and techniques. During the programme, students study at universities in two or three different countries.
All students spend the first semester at NTNU, Trondheim, Norway. The next semesters depending on their choice of specialization they will visit one or two of following universities UPC BarcelonaTech, Spain; TU Delft, the Netherlands; City University London, UK; and/or University of Southampton; UK.
A number of companies are endorsing this programme:
IIT- Madras, India
SINTEF Building and Infrastructure, Norway
Norwegian Coastal Administration, Norway
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
ABP Marine Environmental Research, UK
HR Wallingford Ltd , UK
Channel Coastal Observatory, UK
Royal Haskoning, the Netherlands
University of Baja California, Mexico
Dr. Techn. Olav Olsen a.s, Norway
UNESCO-IHE, the Netherlands
Deltares , the Netherlands
CICESE- Centro de Investigacion Cientifica de Educasion de Esenada, Mexico
The Honourable Company of Master Mariners, UK
Royal Institution of Naval Architects (RINA), UK