UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Earth Sciences

Research areas include: dynamics and evolution of the crust (rock mechanics; high-pressure/high-temperature mineralogy and geochemistry); environmental geochemistry (pollution; hydrogeology; hydrochemistry; water resources); natural hazards (assessment of hazard and risk posed by geological events); palaeoclimate, palaeobiology and palaeoenvironments (micropalaeontology; vertebrate palaeontology; the Earth's past climates and environments); satellite observation and modelling of polar climate and change; structure, geodynamics and evolution of the Earth and planets.

Entry requirements

An upper 2nd Class Honours degree, or overseas equivalent, in a relevant discipline.

Sponsorship information

NERC, EPSRC, PPARC; industrial support.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
EngD Full-time September 2016 - 4 years
EngD Part-time September 2016 - 5 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 20,900 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (England) 5 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 10,450 per Year 1 (International) 5 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 5 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 5 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 5 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 20,900 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (England) 5 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 10,450 per Year 1 (International) 5 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 5 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 5 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 5 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

Get in touch

Remember to mention TARGETpostgrad when contacting universities.

Key information

Contact: 
Study Information Centre
Telephone number: 
020 7679 3000