Research course

Earth Sciences

Institution
Aberystwyth University · Institute of Geography and Earth Sciences
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

A minimum of at least an upper 2nd-class honours degree is required to study for a PhD or a MPhil.

Months of entry

January, February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November, December

Course content

The institute is committed to developing new interdisciplinary teaching and research and being involved in mainstream geography and interdisciplinary fields. Research is organised on a group basis which also encourages group interaction.

Department specialisms

Glaciology and Glacial Geology; Environmental Geochemistry and Hydrology; Regional Change and Governance; Quaternary Environmental Change; Historical and Cultural Geography.

Information for international students

Please see www.aber.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

NERC, ESRC, Aberystwyth Postgraduate Research Studentships, Aberysrtwyth International Postgraduate Research Studentships.
Please see www.aber.ac.uk/en/postgrad/funding-fees

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months
part time
60 months

Course contact details

Name
Jean Jones
Email
iges-admissions@aber.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1970 622606
Fax
+44 (0)1970 622659