School of GeoSciences

University facilities

There are a wide range of facilities available to students.

Computing facilities

Students have access to state-of-the-art computing facilities. The University issues students their own email addresses and provides online access to lecture notes, assessment and course information.

Library facilities

In addition to borrowing books and browsing journals, the University libraries offer:

  • access to various e-resources and database
  • study facilities and areas to relax
  • uCreate multimedia and specialist IT resource centres
  • study pods enabling groups of students to discuss ideas and work on projects

Institute for Academic Development

The Institute for Academic Development offers a wide range of courses, workshops and learning resources to help students develop their skills. Examples of workshops include:

  • essay writing
  • preparing for exams
  • research skills

Careers service and opportunities

The Careers Service offers guidance and information to students and recent graduates of the University on a range of career development learning opportunities and builds relationships with employers and training organisations in order to market students and graduates.