Queen's University Belfast
Geography and Palaeoecology (Environmental Change)
Research focuses on how Earth's environments have changed, or are changing, over a range of timescales. Research is based on the building on strong bio-ecological, geomorphological and chronological traditions in Late-Quaternary, Holocene and contemporary studies.
Upper 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent; a diploma or equivalent qualification may be considered; applicants whose 1st language is not English are required to have either obtained their degree in a majority English speaking country or to have achieved a suitable IELTS (score of 6.5 overall with at least 5.5 in each individual component) or TOEFL qualification.
Areas of interest: Carbon dynamics and climate change; coastal landforms and storms; geoforensics; geographical information studies and geostatistics; past climate and environmental change (using a variety of biological, isotopic and chemical proxies); scientific dating and chronology techniques; surface weathering in natural and urban environments; tropical environments.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 3,466 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 13,145 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 3,466 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 13,145 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Queen's University Belfast||Belfast||BT7 1NN||Northern Ireland|