Graduate Studies

The program focuses on the study of the seabed structure and the oceanic crust beneath it, the continental shelf, marine sediments, changes in water level and coastal formations, the search for alternative energy sources, and physical and chemical oceanography.
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The program includes in-depth research in marine biology at molecular, biochemical, physiological, and ecological levels, with a multidisciplinary specialization, encompassing marine sciences, with a focus on underwater flora and fauna.
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Based on the development of unique technologies for coping with the challenges of the marine environment, the program is designed for graduates of engineering programs who wish to explore and develop innovative technologies for the marine space.
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Student Organized Hybrid Event
June 19, 2022
The long-existing symbiotic relationship between the oceans and climate change has never been as important, nor as challenged, as it is today. The 9th Haifa Conference will focus on the evidence recognized for both local and global impacts.

Marine Geosciences: Mapping sea change

Dr. Beverley Goodman-Tchernov’s (Dr. Moses Strauss Department of Marine Geosciences) research was recently featured in a Science article highlighting researchers at Israeli universities making world-wide impact.

Tomer Keter

During my M.Sc. studies at the Marine Geosciences Department, I accumulated the knowledge and tools to advance step by step in this field. I’ve realized my dreams — and now I have an appetite for more”

Tomer Ketter
Data analyst at the Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping
M.Sc., Marine Geosciences Department
Amicam Bar-Gill

“My studies gave me the tools I need to be a scientist. The department’s openness to new methods and instrumentation, one of its greatest strengths, broadens your horizons and opens your mind to the use of new technologies in the marine sciences.”

Dr. Amikam Bar-Gil
Co-founder and CTO, Yemoja Ltd.
PhD, Marine Biology Department
Murad Safadi

“As a student, I felt privileged to meet marine scientists while studying and learning about leading-edge marine science. Not a day goes by when I don’t use the advanced, comprehensive methods and knowledge I acquired during my studies!”

Murad Safadi
Marine geologist at ADYR Constructions
M.Sc., Marine Geosciences Department