Keele University

Keele University

Earth Sciences

Main research areas include the application of high-resolution geophysical techniques to engineering, environmental and archaeological problems and the controls and fill of sedimentary basins and their subsequent deformation and inversion at lithospheric scale using numerical analysis, and at smaller scales using seismic reflection interpretation and structural geology. Additionally, there is research in the areas of volcanology, igneous and metamorphic geology and palaeontology/stratigraphy.

Entry requirements

Applicants require an Honours degree with a 1st or 2.1 classification, or the equivalent if they have been educated outside the UK.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time £ 3,996 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
PhD Full-time £ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Keele Campus Keele ST5 5BG West Midlands

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