The general objective of the course is the training of qualified human resources to work in the area of geosciences, focusing on mineral resources, hydrocarbons, coastal/marine area, water resources and environmental geology. In addition, the course has specific objectives:

  • Advancing the knowledge of geosciences in Bahia and neighboring regions through the development of high-level research;
  • Transfer this knowledge to managers, investors and society in general;
  • Increase the level of regional competence on topics related to the areas of concentration and research lines, and
  • Establish regional, national and international partnerships that allow better contextualize local knowledge and promote the internationalization of knowledge produced by the program.