Course Comparison

Course MSc Environmental and Engineering Geology MSc Human Geography Research
Award Master of Science - MSc Master of Science - MSc
Duration 1 year 1 year
Course type Full-time, Part-time route available Full-time
Placement - -
Location Plymouth Plymouth
Provider School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Entry requirements

An honours degree (normally at upper second class or better) in a relevant discipline (e.g. BSc Geography, Environmental Science, Geological Sciences, Geotechnical or Civil Engineering) OR overseas equivalent. If you apply with a recent lower second-class degree along with relevant industry experience, this will also be considered. If you apply without recent formal qualifications, but with relevant industry experience you will also be considered.

A minimum grade C in English Language at GCSE level OR a minimum overall score of 6.5 in IELTS with no less than 5.5 in any component.

We welcome applicants with international qualifications. To view other accepted qualifications please refer to our tariff glossary.

For an informal enquiry, please contact Dr Irene Manzella by email: Irene.manzella@plymouth.ac.uk.

  • Normally an honours degree (Upper Second class or better) in a relevant discipline OR overseas equivalent.
  • A minimum grade C in English Language or a minimum score of 6.5, with 5.5 in each of listening, reading, speaking and writing in IELTS.
  • A minimum Grade C Mathematics at GCSE level or equivalent.

Overseas applicants must have proficiency in English that is in accordance with the current University regulations. Completion of an English language course prior to commencing the programme may be recommended to students for whom English is not their first language.

We welcome applicants with international qualifications. To view other accepted qualifications please refer to our tariff glossary.