Research course

Ocean and Earth Science

Institution
University of Southampton · Ocean and Earth Science, National Oceanography Centre Southampton
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

First- or upper second-class BSc or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University in related discipline (eg biological sciences, including marine biology, chemistry, engineering, environmental sciences, geography, geology, geophysics, mathematics, natural sciences, oceanography, physics).

Months of entry

September

Course content

The National Oceanography Centre Southampton (NOCS) attracts prominent research scientists and educators from around the world. The combination of direct access to ships and ocean technology and a strong research emphasis provides many opportunities for fieldwork and scientific cruises not traditionally found in university environments. Our Graduate School (GSNOCS) offers postgraduate training at PhD and MRes level in a dynamic, cutting-edge research environment.

Information for international students

https://www.southampton.ac.uk/uni-life/international.page

Fees and funding

https://www.southampton.ac.uk/uni-life/fees-funding/pg-fees-funding.page

NERC and other sources (highly competitive; full funding only available to UK/EU candidates)

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
Up to 84 months
full time
36-48 months

Course contact details

Name
Natural and Environmental Science
Email
gsnocs@southampton.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)23 8059 4785