Research course

Geology

Institution
University of Exeter · Camborne School of Mines
Qualifications
MSc by research

Entry requirements

Learn more via the entry requirements page.

Months of entry

January, September, April

Course content

Camborne School of Mines provides a diverse range of research opportunities reflecting the multidisciplinary nature of the expertise of the academic staff within the internationally renowned Department.

As a Geology student, you will work alongside the Applied Geology and Mineralogy Research Group Research Group. Please see the page for details on the research specialisms of this group.

The MbyRes programmes are two years full time or three years part time. There is no minimum registration period and students may complete their studies within a shorter time scale. However, students who are accessing financial support through the Student Loan Company Postgraduate Research Loan should be aware that funding payments are scheduled across two years of the defined full time programme duration, or three years for part-time equivalents.

Information for international students

If you are an international student, please visit our international equivalency pages to enable you to see if your existing academic qualifications meet our entry requirements.

English language requirements

IELTS (Academic)

Overall score 6.0. No less than 6.0 in any section.

TOEFL IBT*

Overall score 87 with minimum scores of 21 for writing, 21 for listening, 22 for reading and 23 for speaking.

Pearson Test of English (Academic)

55 overall with no less than 55 in all communicative skills.

Fees and funding

UK students
£4,400 (full-time) £2,200 (part-time)
International students
£23,000 (full-time)

Qualification and course duration

MSc by research

part time
36 months
full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Cornwall Admissions
Email
cornwall@exeter.ac.uk