Course Comparison

Course MSc Environmental Geochemistry MSc Human Geography Research
Award Master of Science - MSc Master of Science - MSc
Duration 1 year 1 year
Assessment breakdown - -
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 (upper second class or better) in a relevant discipline (e.g., BSc Chemistry, Geography, Environmental Science, Geological Sciences, Biological Sciences, Ocean Sciences) or overseas equivalent. 

If you apply with a 2:2 and relevant industry experience, this would 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 Alison Turner by email: alison.turner@plymouth.ac.uk.

If you have overseas qualifications you can check their comparability with the UK equivalent through the UK National Recognition Information Centre (NARIC), who provide an advisory service.

English language requirements

If your first language is not English then evidence of English proficiency is required. For further advice on the appropriateness of overseas qualification and proficiency in the use of English, please contact our International Office.

The minimum IELTS score for acceptable English proficiency for entry is 6.5.

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