University of Aberdeen

University of Aberdeen

Geophysics

Providing professional level Geophysics training and education to open up career opportunities across a number of industries and for future academic research. Developed on the back of a recognised need for qualified Geophysicists within industry, this programme is delivered by our Department of Geology and Petroleum Geology and equips students with the skills for careers in the hydrocarbon, minerals exploration or associated service industries, or broader geophysics research. This unique programme is designed to expose students to the theory and practice of modern Geophysics, with an emphasis on cutting edge techniques for understanding the structure, dynamics and composition of the Earth from the near surface to the deep interior. The content is broad-based and integrative with a strong focus on the quantitative aspects of geophysical data analysis and interpretation.

Assessment methods

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,600 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,600 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 25,000 per Whole course (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,600 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,600 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,600 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,600 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
King's Campus Aberdeen AB24 3FX Scotland

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Key information

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Admissions office
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01224 272090