Earth and environmental sciences
Our postgraduates carry out interesting and often vital research into a wide variety of subject areas, enhanced by the high level of research activity and expertise in the School.
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Why study with us
Our postgraduate taught programmes
Applied Environmental Geology (MSc)
Dr Peter Brabham explains all you need to know about our vocationally-focused degree programme in Applied Environmental Geology, including teaching methods, contact hours and module information.
This course provides the requisite skills for employment in professional geo-environmental and geotechnical consultancies and government environmental agencies.
Water in a Changing World (MSc) and Environmental Hazards (MSc)
Dr Tristram Hales gives you a flavour of what you can expect on our two new master's degree programmes, including teaching methods, contact hours and module information.
Water in a Changing World draws on interdisciplinary knowledge to provide a broad outlook on water problems within the context of current realities and future projections of climate change.
Environmental Hazards provides technical expertise in risk assessment, with a focus on the methods needed to analyse past environmental hazards and forecast future ones.
Our postgraduate research programmes
Our School and students
Our School has a world-class reputation for research excellence, with a vibrant and diverse community of postgraduate students. Explore our facilities, School and research, and take a look at the career journey of one of our graduates.