Entry requirements

Certificate of Higher Education in Geology or previous study to that level.

Months of entry

October

Course content

Geology is an area of active research across a wide range of sub-disciplines. Through our modular course structure and use of web-based material for distance learning, we aim to provide up-to-date reviews of research topics across most aspects of the earth and planetary sciences.

Why study this course at Birkbeck?

Information for international students

If English is not your first language or you have not previously studied in English, our usual requirement is the equivalent of an International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic Test) score of 6.5, with not less than 6.0 in each of the sub-tests.

Fees and funding

UK students
Part-time home/EU students: £ 2000 pa
International students
Part-time overseas students: £ 2925 pa

Find out more about funding and financial support at postgraduate level.

Qualification and course duration

GradCert

part time
12-24 months
distance learning
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Department of Earth Sciences
Email
eps@bbk.ac.uk
Phone
020 3073 8032
Fax
+ 44 (0)20 7679 2867