BSc (Hons) Geology
Why choose this course?
High-calibre graduate geologists are in great demand across the world. This course prepares you for a rewarding future exploring, producing and managing the Earth’s resources.
- 95% of students said that they were satisfied with the overall quality of the course, according to the National Student Survey, 2016
- Number one for academic support, according to the National Student Survey, 2016
- Take your first step towards becoming a Chartered Geologist on a degree accredited by The Geological Society
- Benefit from inspiring teaching: our BSc (Hons) Geology course is ranked second for teaching quality in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016
- Develop the skills and knowledge for a vast range of careers – from the petroleum and mining industries to the geotechnical and environmental sectors
- Discover some of the most outstanding geology and landscapes in the British Isles: the Peak District National Park is right on our doorstep
- Gain practical experience on exciting field trips: our students have conducted studies in Snowdonia, Scotland, Tenerife, the Pyrenees and the Pacific Northwest USA
You can also take Geology as a Joint Honours subject.