Key information

Qualification type

PhD

Subject areas

Geology

Course type

Research

Course summary

Birkbeck's Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences shares resources, facilities and expertise with UCL's Department of Earth Sciences, thus offering you access to a unique, world-class research environment. This programme provides an excellent opportunity for you to develop and enhance your general, transferable and specialist research skills. You will gain insight into different research methods and acquire valuable experience of conducting large-scale research projects.

Different course options

Full time | Bloomsbury Campus | 2 - 4 years | APR-16

Study mode

Full time

Duration

2 - 4 years

Start date

APR-16

Modules

Our key research interests include: Igneous petrology and geochemistry; sedimentology; environmental geochemistry and mineralogy; stratigraphy and palaeontology; structural geology; geophysics; palaeoclimatology; planetary geology; and earthquake studies.

Tuition fees

UK fees

For this course (per year)

£3,840

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees

For this course

£11,475

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Good degree in science. If English is not your first language or you have not previously studied in English, our usual requirement is the equivalent of an International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic Test) score of 6.5, with not less than 6.0 in each of the sub-tests.

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