Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research

Courses, Summer Schools & Expeditions

NIOZ organises the annual Marine Masters Summer Course and is co-organiser of a number of summer schools that bring together marine scientists and students from Dutch as well as international universities. Their aim is to give insight into current directions of marine research, while encouraging exchange across disciplinary and country borders. Furthermore, NIOZ also is involved in training workshops for professionals.

NIOZ Marine Masters Summer Course, July 1-13, 2018
NIOZ offers an annual Marine Masters Summer Course that gives insight into state-of-the-art marine research. This introductory, multidisciplinary course covers physics, chemistry, biology and geology as the pillars of oceanography, and offers practical research experience. It is hosted at NIOZ Texel, with the western Wadden Sea as hands-on research area. Read the student blog to find out about the students' experiences during the 2017 course. For detailed information about the NIOZ Marine Masters Summer Course 2018 and the link to the registration form, click here

NCK Summer School, 2019
NIOZ is part of the Netherlands Centre for Coastal Research (NCK), a network of private, governmental and independent research institutes and universities working in coastal research. The bi-annual NCK Summer School provides young engineers and scientists specialising in coastal and estuarine processes with a common background in knowledge, tools and skills. The next NCK Summer School will take place in 2019.
Find out about the past NCK Summer Schools.