An upper second-class honours degree (or equivalent) in a discipline related to the PhD project for which you are applying, such as geology, biological sciences, environmental sciences, chemistry or mathematics.
Months of entry
January, December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February
The School of Earth Sciences has strong international links and the presence of researchers from all over the world makes for an exciting and stimulating environment. Research involves the full breadth of the earth sciences and has benefited from major investment in new laboratories and equipment in the past few years. Important initiatives include experimental and theoretical studies of physical, chemical and biological processes of the Earth.
Please note: If you are applying for this programme, you need to select Geology as the programme choice when completing your online application form.
Information for international students
For English language requirements, please see the 'Contact web' link below.
Fees and funding
In recent years the school has been awarded between five and eight NERC and NERC CASE PhD studentships each year. Other sources of funding include industry sponsorship, EU and other scholarships.
Further information on funding for prospective UK, EU and international postgraduate students.
Qualification and course duration
MSc by research
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Admissions
- 0117 954 5400