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BSc Geology

BSc Geology / Overview

Year of entry: 2017

Degree awarded
BSc
Duration
3 years
Typical A-level offer
Grades ABB
Typical International Baccalaureate offer

33 points in total with at least 16 points at higher level which must include one science to at least grade 5 (higher level)

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants
Data not available
How to apply
Apply through UCAS .
Apply through UCAS
UCAS course code
F600
UCAS institution code
M20

Course description

This broad degree course covers all major aspects of geology. It is ideal if you want to keep your options open and are uncertain about your future career plans; a degree in geology provides the perfect gateway to a career in geoscience, postgraduate study, as well as general graduate employment.

The course is accredited by the  Geological Society of London . Our hands-on approach provides you with practical skills and ample opportunities to put what you've learned in to practice on field courses in the UK and abroad.

Please visit our School website for more details

Open days

Part of the recruitment process involves an interview at one of our UCAS visit days. Please contact the school for more information.

Fees

Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2017 will be £9,250 per annum. Future inflationary increases will be applied to each subsequent year of the course, subject to government regulations on fee increases. Tuition fees for international students will be £21,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Scholarships/sponsorships

For further information on available scholarships please visit the School website .

Contact details

Academic department
School of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Contact name
Michael Atherton
Telephone
+44 (0) 161 275 0776
Facsimile
+44 (0)161 306 9361
Email
Website
http://www.manchester.ac.uk/seaes
Academic department overview
See: About Us .

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