School of GeoSciences

Postgraduate degrees

Our interdisciplinary degrees span the natural sciences, social sciences, and  humanities, providing you with unique opportunities to explore and tackle global challenges.  Choose from a wide range of postgraduate taught masters (MSc), online learning, masters by research (MScR) and PhD programmes.

Taught Masters Programmes

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Join one of the largest and most successful groupings of geoscientists and geographers in the UK, as we address the most compelling issues of our time.

Online Learning

Study part-time and 100% online, from anywhere in the world. Learn from world-leading experts in key fields of climate change and carbon management

Research Masters

The School of GeoSciences offers a wide selection of research-based Masters courses.

Postgraduate Research Programmes

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Find out about studying for one of our Postgraduate Research programmes such as a PhD, MPhil or MScR within the School of GeoSciences.