University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Polar and Alpine Change

Entry requirements

A good 2.1 or 1st Class Honours degree in relevant subject areas such as physical geography, environmental/earth/ocean sciences, geology, physics, or natural science. Please provide the following with your application: You'll need to show evidence of engagement with and/or aptitude in geoscientific research in your personal statement. You'll also need to demonstrate this by uploading a research document (such as an undergraduate dissertation report) with your application. Overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc (Res) Full-time - 12 months
MSc (Res) Part-time - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Sheffield S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Telephone number: 
0114 222 7900