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Geography, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #401 (WUR) Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
Geography degreee offered at Aberystwyth University is one of the most established and experienced departments of its kind. Aberystwyth University offers you the unique opportunity to study geography in one of the most picturesque locations in Europe.
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Overview

Geography degreee offered at Aberystwyth University, accredited by the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), will equip you with the skills, abilities and expertise to face and engage with the challenges facing society today. 

Employability

Employability is embedded within all courses provided by us. Our degrees provide a solid foundation for a vast array of careers across a range of sectors. In a rapidly shifting global economy, our graduates are adaptable and able to draw on a range of transferable skills, ensuring that they are always in demand.

The skill sets include:

  • Enhanced mathematical and computational skills;
  • Effective problem solving and creative thinking skills;
  • Information technology skills;
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team;
  • Time-management, organisational skills;
  • Communication skills both written and oral;
  • Self-motivation and self-reliance.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
    • Partially taught in Welsh
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Climate Change: Impacts, Perceptions, Adaptations 
  • Conflict And Change: The Making Of Urban And Rural Spaces
  • Earth Surface Environments 
  • Global Ecology And Soil Systems
  • Living With Global Change 
  • Place And Identity
  • Researching The World: Data Collection And Analysis
  • The Atmosphere And The Water Cycle

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    88

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General Requirements

  • A Levels BBB with B in Geography, ABB without Geography
  • GCSE requirements (grade C min):English or Welsh, Mathematics
  • BTEC National Diploma: DMM-DDM with specified subject
  • International Baccalaureate:28 points overall with 5 points in Geography at Higher Level
  • European Baccalaureate:65-75% overall with 70% in specified subject

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15200 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9000 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Aberystwyth

  • 700 - 1300 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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