School of GeoSciences

Application Guidance

Guidance on applying for an MScR, MPhil or PhD

Application process

A step-by-step guide to applying for a research degree in the School of GeoSciences. Please read this guidance carefully before applying for one of our research degrees.

Entry requirements

Our selection process for PhD programmes is very competitive.

Writing a research proposal

Proposal template for writing a research proposal for a PhD programme within the School of GeoSciences. The following information applies for both Social Science and Physical Science PhD programmes.