University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Geosciences

The Geosciences research theme is leading research in earth and environmental systems over a range of spatial and temporal scales. They investigate patterns and processes within the biosphere, atmosphere, hydrosphere and lithosphere to make inferences about past, present and future change. They engage in fundamental and applied research with a strong focus on resource and environmental management, biodiversity, risk mitigation and ecosystem restoration. 4 sub-themes summarise their range of activities: biogeography; environmental reconstruction; informatics; water resources.

Entry requirements

2.1 (or international equivalent); previous training in geography or a related discipline and/or completion of a relevant Master's degree would be desirable. English language requirements: IELTS 6.5 (no less than 6.0 in any element).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years

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