Entry requirements

Learn more at the entry requirements page.

Months of entry

January, April, September

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 MPhil/PhD 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.

Department specialisms

Mining engineering Mineral engineering Geotechnics Geology Surveying Environmental mineralogy and geochemistry Socioeconomic aspects of mining, including research on mining education

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, course duration and attendance options

  • MPhil
    part time
    48-60 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    24-36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PhD
    part time
    72-84 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    36-48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Cornwall Admissions
Email
cornwall@exeter.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1326 371 801