University of Cambridge
Research spans major branches of earth sciences including: experimental geophysics; seismology on land and at sea; earthquake seismology; crustal modelling; electromagnetic sounding; theoretical geophysics, igneous and metamorphic petrology and volcanology; tectonic, basin and crustal development; sedimentary geology and geochemistry; clay mineralogy; carbonate and siliciclastic diagenesis; palaeobiology and palaeoecology especially of graptolites and early metazoans; biomineralisation; mineral physics and chemistry; experimental petrology and mineralogy; Quaternary environmental change; palaeoceanography and marine micropalaeontology; marine chemistry and palaeochemistry; marine sediment dynamics; field areas are worldwide and currently include: Alpine-Himalayan belt; Pyrenees; Greece; Cyprus; Turkey; Malaysia; Southeast China; oceanic islands; India; Pakistan; Zimbabwe; Zambia; Scotland; Wales; all oceans and several shelf seas; research in mathematical aspects is conducted in institute for theoretical geophysics.
Upper 2nd Class Honours degree or overseas equivalent; applicants whose 1st language is not English must demonstrate competence in English (IELTS 7.0 with at least 6.5 in each element, or other acceptable test).
NERC, EPSRC and EU studentships; college and industry studentships; Cambridge Philosophical Society.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PhD||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 7,626 per Year 1 (England)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 25,104 per Year 1 (International)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 7,626 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 7,626 per Year 1 (Scotland)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 7,626 per Year 1 (Wales)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Cambridge University||Cambridge||CB2 1TN||East of England|