BSc (Hons) Physical Geography and Geology
Are you interested in how the Earth and its landscapes have changed over tens of millions of years or developing an understanding of natural hazards? Physical geography and geology examines how the Earth’s surface is shaped by natural and human processes.
BSc (Hons) Geology
BSc (Hons) Geology at the University of Plymouth. Developing your knowledge of processes and materials controlling the development of our planet, you'll be primed for work in a diverse range of geological industries.
BSc (Hons) Applied Geology
Study BSc (Hons) Applied Geology in one of the most geologically interesting areas of the UK.
Video game to help islanders understand volcano's power
Plymouth University news: The inhabitants of a Caribbean island will soon be able to learn more about the volcano which towers over their homes thanks to a video game created at Plymouth University
Professor fronts BBC documentary on oil
Plymouth University news: Plymouth University’s Professor Iain Stewart is fronting a ground-breaking new BBC documentary series charting the history and influence of oil production
Geology field courses
The field is the best natural laboratory for developing a real understanding of all aspects of the subject.
Plymouth is the perfect place to study for an Earth science degree owing to our collegiate and supportive atmosphere, expert staff covering the full range of geological disciplines, and the fantastic geology on our doorstep.
School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences
The School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences is comprised of four distinct areas, each delivering exceptional teaching, support and research.