Entrance requirements for postgraduate students are a good 2:1 or first class Honours degree (or equivalent). The degree may be in any branch of Earth and Ocean Sciences and we also welcome applications from students in other subjects such as Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Materials Science or Life Sciences, who wish to move into the Earth and Ocean Sciences.
Months of entry
January, December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February
As one of the four subject disciplines within the School of Environmental Sciences we undertake fundamental and applied research within Earth and Ocean Sciences. The school’s an attractive destination for staff who are leaders in their fields and we’re well-funded for both research and teaching.
We place a high value on our thriving Postgraduate Research (PGR) and have over 90 active PGR students with 25 PGR students contributing to our wide-ranging research work.
To find out more about the research topics and the ongoing research studentships available, please visit our Postgraduate Research page.
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- PG Recruitment
- +44 (0)151 794 5927