University of Liverpool

University of Liverpool

Earth and Ocean Sciences

Research work covers: Earth's interior dynamics; people, space, place; Earth's changing environment; oceans and ecosystems.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 or 1st Class Honours degree, or equivalent, is required. The degree may be in any branch of earth and ocean sciences and applications from students in other subjects such as physics, chemistry, mathematics, materials science or life sciences, who wish to move into the earth and ocean sciences will be considered. All applicants must have reached a minimum required standard of English language, qualifications accepted include GCSE English; A-level English; language; IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component); TOEFL iBT 88 or above with minimum scores in components as follows: listening and writing 21, reading 22, speaking 23.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time - 3 years
PhD Part-time - 6 years
MPhil Full-time - 2 years
MPhil Part-time - 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Liverpool L3 5PS North West

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