MEarthSci Geology with Planetary Science / Overview
Year of entry: 2017
- 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.
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Fees for entry in 2017 have not yet been set. For entry in 2016 the tuition fees were £9,000 per annum for home/EU students, and are expected to increase slightly for 2017 entry.
- 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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