The minimum entry requirement is a second class honours degree (or equivalent) in geology, geophysics or a cognate subject.
Months of entry
The MSc Geology by Research programme provides an opportunity to carry out an independent research project at Masters level in one year (full-time) or two years (part-time). The student will also receive training in research methods and take a taught course in a relevant subject area. The research topic is agreed with a supervisor in advance and can be in any area of the expertise in the department research groups.
Information for international students
Students whose first language is not English require an IELTS score of at least 6.5 (with a score of 7.0 in the written English component of the test) or a TOEFL score of at least 570.
Qualification and course duration
MSc by research
Course contact details
- Julie Brown
- +44 (0)1784-443582
- +44 (0)1784-471780