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Geology and Physical Geography with an International Year (Hons)

University of Birmingham

48 months
Duration
24600 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Geology and Physical Geography with an International Year (Hons) programme from the University of Birmingham is a flexible degree, supported by an extensive fieldwork programme, that will give you a broad-based knowledge of the Earth sciences.

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Overview

The Geology and Physical Geography with an International Year (Hons) programme from the University of Birmingham  gives you the opportunity to spend a year studying in an Earth sciences department overseas, before returning to Birmingham in Year 4 to specialise further. 

Where could a degree in Earth Sciences take you?

Recent graduates have found employment in a wide range of fields. Our most recent student survey showed that many students from Earth Sciences were engaged in work or study directly related to their first degree, with the remainder choosing career paths in areas outside of the subject where the transferable skills gained on the programme prove invaluable. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Earth History and Life
  • The Earth System
  • Global Environmental Issues 
  • Atoms to Volcanoes
  • Earth Structures & Tectonics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Credits

480 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Number of A levels required: 3
  • Typical offer: AAA
  • Required subjects and grades: At least one science A level subject
  • BTEC Extended Diploma, Diploma and Subsidiary Diploma are accepted but subjects are considered on a case by case basis - contact us for further guidance. 
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma: 6, 6, 6 in Higher level subjects plus 32 points overall. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24600 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Birmingham

765 - 1134 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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