Geophysics

In Geophysics you learn about the history, structure and dynamics of the Earth system and the physics that underpins these elements. You will learn how the inaccessible parts of the earth are studied using remote sensing techniques, such as seismology and geodesy, as well as through studying rocks and minerals in the field and laboratory.

Our courses


BSc Geophysics
UCAS code F661, 3 years full-time

MSci Geophysics
UCAS code F662, 4 years full-time

MSci Geophysics with Study Abroad
UCAS code F663, 4 years full-time

Detailed course structure

Search our Unit Catalogue for individual units that you will be able to take as part of the programme. 

The fieldtrips are very informative and well-supervised with competent demonstrators ready to help and guide the students. It really is the best when you know that the interpreting skills you learn in the practicals actually get applied in the fieldwork.

Cindy Lim Shin Yee (BSc Geophysics)
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