MEarthSci Geology with Planetary Science / Overview
Year of entry: 2016
- Degree awarded
- 4 years
- Typical A-level offer
- Typical International Baccalaureate offer
A minimum of 35 in total with at least 17 points at higher level which must include Maths or Physics to at least grade 5.
- Number of places/applicants
- Data not available
- How to apply
- Apply through UCAS .
Learn about the formation of the solar system and how the Earth and other planets have evolved since their formation 4.5 billion years ago.
This degree course integrates the major subjects studied in a geology degree with aspects of physics and astronomy. It includes specialist study of comparative planetology, extraterrestrial materials, the formation of the elements and the origin of the solar system. Graduates can pursue careers in geology or undertake further study to become planetary science researchers.
In year 4 you will work and study alongside MSc, PhD students and our research scientists. The research skills and independence you develop during this year are highly valued by employers.
Please visit our School website for more details
Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2016 will be £9,000 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £20,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.
- Academic department
- School of Earth, Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences
- Contact name
- Michael Atherton
- +44 (0) 161 275 0776
- +44 (0)161 306 9361
- Academic department overview
See: About Us .
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