School of GeoSciences

International Programmes in the Earth Sciences

2+2 Programmes for Chinese students in Earth Sciences

The 2 + 2 programme

The School of GeoSciences has an agreement with several Chinese universities which allows students to study an Earth Science degree for two years in China, and then transfer to the University of Edinburgh to complete a further two years of study.

Past, present & future students

The highly international group of 2+2 students contribute to the rich educational atmosphere at the School of GeoSciences.


Watch video clips explaining more about our 2+2 Earth Science Programmes.

How to apply

Information on the application process for our 2+2 programmes, which differs from our usual process for undergraduate programmes.


Find answers to your most common questions


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