Research course

Earth Sciences

Institution
Cardiff University · School of Earth and Ocean Sciences
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

For entry requirements please see our website.

Months of entry

January, October, July, April

Course content

Underpinned by substantial external funding, the School of Earth and Ocean Sciences vibrant research environment provides our PhD and MPhil students with opportunities to work with world experts and use high-quality research equipment.

Each year approximately 15 students are recruited for PhD degrees, who benefit from participating in teaching exercises, School activities and essential skills-training experiences. In the Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014), 94% of our School of Earth and Ocean Science’s research outputs were deemed ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
42 months
part time
60-84 months

MPhil

full time
12 months
part time
24-48 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Enquiries
Email
postgradenquiries@cardiff.ac.uk