Undergraduate courses

Curious about the origins of the Earth, dinosaurs, human evolution and volcanoes? Study Earth Sciences to learn everything about these topics and more.

Field classes, practicals, laboratory work and tutorials are part of an innovative and stimulating learning experience. Our courses are the ideal training for jobs including research, industry, the media and education.


Earth Sciences graduates are highly sought after by the mining, mineral exploration, geotechnical, environmental consultancy and petroleum industries.

Did you know?

Over 30 members of the Science Faculty, including five Earth Science academics, are Fellows of the Royal Society, the world’s oldest and most distinguished science academy.


Eight of our single honours programmes are accredited by the Geological Society of London.  Accreditation for the remaining three is to be applied for.

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