An upper second class Honours degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject (e.g. Geology, Geophysics, Earth Sciences, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Environmental Sciences or related subjects); OR a Masters degree in a relevant subject; AND suitable references (normally two academic references or, where an applicant has been out of education for some time, one academic reference and one employer's reference).
Months of entry
All degrees have annual progress assessment procedures and an oral defense upon completion.
Information for international students
Applicants whose first language is not English will need to demonstrate proficiency in written and spoken English. This is normally an IELTS score of 6.5 or above with no category less than 6.0.
Fees and funding
Research Council Studentships; Cerees Geo-Energy Scholarship Programme
Qualification and course duration
MSc by research
Course contact details
- Department of Earth Sciences