HKU Faculty of Science Master of Science Applied Geosciences Programme obtaining accreditation from the Geological Society of London (GSL)

March 19, 2018

HKU Faculty of Science MSc programme in Applied Geosciences (Themes: Engineering Geology and Engineering Geology with HKIE Approved Courses) has been conferred accreditation from the Geological Society of London (GSL). The accreditation will further reinforce the leading role of HKU Faculty of Science in applied geosciences education in Hong Kong.

According to GSL, “A graduate taking an accredited MSc will be gaining experience and insights directly relevant to a later award of Chartered Geologist or Scientist (CGeol/CSci) status. In recognition of this, applications for CGeol/CSci with an accredited MSc benefit from an accelerated route, subject to satisfying all other criteria”.

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