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RHYMA 2013/2014

Academic background
Technical advising
Water analysis laboratory
International relations
Scientific output
IGME Partnership Associate
CSIC Partnership Associate
UNESCO GTE Project513
Hydrogeological Atlas of
Master on Water Resources and Environment - RHYMA
Congress - Session
Geology Competition



Master on Water Resources and Environment (RHYMA) is an Official Postgraduate Degree approved by the Governing Council of Andalusia on May 13, 2008.

The Master RHYMA is listed in the upgrade of university graduate educations of Decree 302/2009 of 14 July (OJA Nº 138, 17 de julio 2009, página 17) of the Department of Innovation, Science and Enterprise of Andalusia.

The formality of the master and its registration in the Register of Universities, Centres and Degrees of the Ministry of Education is recognized in the resolution of April 7, 2010 (BOE nº 103, 29 abril 2010, sec. III, pág. 37676 ).

The curriculum of the official master included in the resolution of July 26, 2010, University of Malaga (BOJA 161, 18 de agosto 2010, págs. 55-56; BOE 202, 20 de agosto 2010, sec. III, págs. 1-2).

The Master RHYMA has been declared by UNESCO: "Contribution to the International Hydrological Programme"and has the support of the UN through Zaragoza Office for the International Decade "Water for Life" 210-2015.


Main information

Schedule of Implementation: Fully implemented

Teaching planning

Timetables and exams

Lecture room information

- Situation of the Faculty of Science

- Situation of lectures and practical classroom

- Situation of the computer rooms for practical classes

The tests are usually performed at the Laboratory of the Department of Geology, Faculty of Science, starting from 9:00 AM,although these aspects are specified in the notice provided previously.

Material resources available

The material resources (classrooms, laboratories) of the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Málaga are available.

The theoretical classroom is equipped with a video projector and Internet access. In addition, it has been decorated with posters alluding to rhyma course content and provided with a small library containing books used by students and master's thesis work of all editions.

For practical classes there are available the computer rooms of the Teatinos campus and the laboratoty of hydrogeology at the University of Málaga. For field practices there are pathways through the province of Malaga and other neighboring as well as measuring equipment of hydrological and environmental parameters.

Indicators of the quality

Mobility programs

Those attending the Master in Water Resources and Environment will be able to qualify for mobility general actions or programs established by the University of Malaga or any other institution.

The Master RHYMA is part of the Erasmus Mundus Programme.
Project: Spatial ICT Infrastructures for Smart Places. ERASMUS MUNDUS Action 2 of the EU.
Reference: 545696-EM-1-2013-1-AT-ERAMUNDUS-EMA21

Academic committee


External internships

Employability information

Of the 74 graduates of the Master rhyma, more than half (41) are working at April 20th 2013.

Of those active, most work in companies, a dozen are international (Chile, Peru, USA, Ecuador) and the rest Spanish (Barcelona, Madrid, Malaga and Granada).

Some graduates work in national government (in the provinces of Malaga and Leon) and international (Chile, Morocco).

And, the rest is distributed - almost equally- in self employed and small consultants based in Malaga and province, research or contract fellows (Universities of Malaga and Jaen, IGME-Zaragoza and CSIC, Granada) in the University of Malaga or any European center (Germany, United Kingdom). There are 7 graduates who are doing the PhD, although there are more enrolled in the PhD program of Water Resources and Environment.

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