University of Birmingham

Degree level: Undergraduate

Geology and Physical Geography

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Course summary

This degree course in Geology and Physical Geography mainly attracts students who are interested in the physical side of geography. It emphasises and explores the common ground between physical geography and Earth sciences, drawing on a variety of approaches to explain the way in which the surface of the Earth is shaped. This course will suit an inquisitive student, who is keen to travel and work outdoors. You will study across both subjects, giving you an excellent grounding for a wide range of careers in a growing sector. This MSci programme offers the opportunity for you to follow your interest in the area more fully, and to develop key skills for career development.

Course details


How to apply

You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2021.

If you already have a 2021 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice in Track – contact the university or college first to check they have places.

Application codes

Course code:
9F78
Institution code:
B32
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
88%
Student satisfaction
55%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
85%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

For details of the annual tuition fee for International Students please see the course web page listed in the 'course details' section above. If you are made an offer to study by the University, the yearly tuition fee will be stated in your offer letter.
Geology and Physical Geography at University of Birmingham - UCAS