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School of Earth and Environmental Sciences

We are committed to achieving the highest standards in research and education and to providing an environment where all staff and students can achieve their full potential to the benefit of society.

Sedimentary logging at Amroth

Courses

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

Research

Learn how our research addresses some of the most significant areas in the Earth and Environmental Sciences.

Studying at Cardiff University, you get holistic experience grounded in the unique Welsh landscape.
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).


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There are so many reasons I chose to study at Cardiff. The opportunity to take part in an industrial placement year, as well as the variety of field trips and the high standard of teaching really made Cardiff University stand out from the crowd. I thoroughly enjoyed doing my degree at Cardiff!

Hanna Hayward BSc Environmental Geoscience
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