Newcastle University

Newcastle University


Research supervision is usually available in the following areas: applied and fundamental aspects of the geosciences, with a particular focus on conventional and alternative energy resources; environmental sustainability; climate change; and biosphere and geosphere interactions.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in an appropriate area relevant to the proposed topic of research; appropriate experience is desirable but not essential; applicants whose 1st language is not English normally require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time - 12 months
MPhil Part-time - 24 months
PhD Full-time - 36 months
PhD Part-time - 72 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

Key information

Postgraduate Research Secretary, School of Civil Engineering and Geosciences
Telephone number: 
0191 208 6445