Master’s studies

The Earth's Potential Fields 2018/2019 (5 credits)

Spring 2019 weeks 13-23 (late March - early June) - 33 % - Campus

Application Deadline: 2018-10-15

Enrolment Code: UU-68123 Application

Language of Instruction: The course will be taught in English, if needed

Location: Uppsala

Selection: Higher education credits in science and engineering (maximum 240 credits)

Entry Requirements: 120 credits including 75 credits in physics and mathematics.


If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.

Application Fee: SEK 900

Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 12083

Tuition fee, total: SEK 12083

About the course:

The course gives in-depth knowledge about the description, measurement, and analysis of Earth's gravity and magnetic fields with the aim of understanding and mapping out structures and processes in the interior of the Earth. Furthermore, the course gives the student experience in the use of techniques which are relevant for global problems as well as for regional and local applications.

More information


Department of Earth Sciences

Geocentrum, Villav. 16 752 36 Uppsala

Villav. 16, 752 36 UPPSALA

Fax: 018-471 2592