ResM Geological Sciences
ResM Geological Sciences allows you to conduct research alongside staff at the forefront of their academic disciplines across the geological sciences.
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.
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.
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.
MGeol (Hons) Geology
Our four year undergraduate geology course will develop your knowledge and skills to masters-level through advanced fieldwork, research training and opportunities to establish links with industry professionals.
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
Do species move, adapt or die?
What's on at the University of Plymouth: Do species move, adapt or die? Biodiversity, ecological change and community dynamics in the Anthropocene. University of Plymouth, 22 January 2018.
Creative Associates: It never rains, but it pours: reading a desert landscape
Discover more about using virtual reality to explore pieces of equipment and rock samples from the desert
Professor Iain Stewart from Plymouth University writes commentary piece on sustainable geoscience