School of Earth and Ocean Sciences

NASA satellite photo of the earth

Courses

Study for accredited degrees amongst leading Earth scientists involved in internationally recognised research programmes.

NASA satellite photo of the earth

Research

Learn how our research addresses some of the most significant research themes in the Earth sciences.

Examining fieldwork findings in lab

Research collaboration

Work with us on research projects that have real societal impact.

Fieldwork in Spain

Working with industry

Use our knowledge, facilities and industrial experience to support your business.

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IODP expeditions

We are involved with expeditions with the International Ocean Discovery Program: Exploring the Earth under the Sea (Image credit: Arito Sakaguchi & IODP/TAMU).


News

Jupiter's moon

Icy warning for space missions to Jupiter’s moon

8 October 2018

Scientists suggest fields of 15 metre-high shards of ice could exist on Europa’s surface, posing a threat to future landing missions

Explore our campus, facilities and city. Meet our staff and students and get a real feel for studying and living in Cardiff at our next open day Saturday 27 October 2018.