Geology Geology at Hull is part of the School of Environmental Sciences, which sits within the Faculty of Science and Engineering. COURSES At Hull, you’ll be studying under expert staff who specialise in global geological issues such as volcanic hazards, mass extinctions, mineral resources and climate change. Come and find out why we came ninth out of all UK universities for student satisfaction in this subject area, with an overall score of 93% (National Student Survey 2018, HEIs). Foundation year Gives you the skills and knowledge for entry on to a degree if you don’t quite meet the academic entry requirements. Study abroad We have partnerships with universities across the globe. Depending on your course, you can study for one trimester, or a full year, in another country. Industrial placement Work in industry as part of your degree. Depending on your course, you can spend part of your degree on placement. See your course page for specific details. Integrated Masters Some courses combine undergraduate and postgraduate study. The integrated Masters year is an extra year after your standard degree. Undergraduate BSc (Hons) Geology Available in Clearing Available with: Grounded in earth science, our BSc Geology degree course equips students with specialist skills. By enrolling, you'll begin to tackle real-world problems. BSc (Hons) Geology with Physical Geography Available in Clearing Available with: A degree rooted in practical and field work. You'll acquire skills in map creation and interpretation, and resource identification. Postgraduate Taught MSc in Public Engagement and Science Communication A challenging, creative course that shapes science graduates into engaging communicators of ideas. MSc in Renewable Energy One of the only Masters in the UK specifically designed to train you as a project manager or resource analyst for the renewables sector. Postgraduate Research Geography and Earth Science research degrees Work with us for a PhD, MPhil or MA/MSc by Research. What do our students do on their field trips? Find out with our up-close-and-personal video filmed in Spain with our second-year students. Watch the Almeria video WHY STUDY AT HULL? Our students have the world at their feet – literally. There is a strong focus on field trips to destinations in the UK and overseas, and there's the option to spend a year at one of our partner universities abroad. Our geology courses are accredited by the Geological Society of London. We focus on field work, both in the UK and abroad, so you can develop a strong understanding of how geological systems work and apply your knowledge to the real world. Find out more Our degrees are accredited by the Geological Society of London. A degree in Geology equips you with the direct experience and skills to work in the specialist fields of exploration geology, the petroleum industry and environmental agencies and consultancies. CAREERS There’s a whole raft of stimulating careers open to geology graduates: roles including exploration geologist, environmental consultant and scientist, to name just a few. The skills you'll pick up will also equip you for the wider jobs market – from management to the media. Many of our students choose to progress to postgraduate study, including teacher training and research degrees. * UK domicile full-time first degree leavers; Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey, for the academic year 2016/17 published by the Higher Education Statistics Agency 2018 95.9%of students are in work or further study six months after graduating* Fieldwork: explore your world From local day trips, to residential courses in Europe, Africa, and Asia, we offer a diverse and stimulating range of fieldwork.They build your skills in our disciplines, whilst also introducing you to the places, people and processes that make up the world in which we live. Find out more Our research We're recognised as a leading centre for research into human and physical environments and Earth sciences. And we conduct internationally excellent research that addresses key challenges facing our world. Find out more NOW SEE FOR YOURSELF The best way to see if the University of Hull is right for you is to come and visit us. We hold Open Days throughout the year. Book your place now - we'd love to meet you.