The 1-year Master of Science in Applied Environmental Geoscience at University College Cork provides students with an in-depth education in the field of geology, focusing on environmental sciences and their application to the real world. This program features a comprehensive curriculum that covers topics such as sedimentology, hydrogeology, mineralogy, and geotechnical engineering. The program also offers specialized courses covering topics such as soil science, groundwater contamination, and climate change mitigation. With its focus on practical applications, graduates from this program will be well-equipped for careers in research laboratories or industry settings working on projects ranging from waste management to natural resource exploration. Moreover, they may also pursue further studies leading towards advanced degrees such as Doctoral programs in Geology allowing them to become experts within their chosen field while making meaningful contributions towards improving our understanding of the environment.