Royal Holloway, University of London

251–300 th
World University Rankings 2019
51-75 th
European Teaching Rankings 2018
Egham Hill, Egham, Surrey, TW20 0EX, United Kingdom

Environmental Geoscience with Year in Industry

The knowledge and skills of environmental geoscientists puts them in a prime position to help overcome some of the world’s most pressing concerns, including overpopulation and global industrialisation. This versatile five-year programme will equip you with acute problem-solving skills and a profound understanding of humanity’s relationship with our physical world. Study Environmental Geoscience with a Year in Industry at Royal Holloway, University of London and you’ll graduate with the knowledge and skillset that will make you a highly employable candidate to employers in a variety of fields. You’ll also benefit from the valuable workplace experience and professional connections you’ll make during your year in industry, taking them on into the workplace when you graduate. The Department of Earth Sciences is one of the most prestigious in the country, and is consistently ranked among the UK’s top 10 (The Complete University Guide and The Guardian 2016). Our renowned research culture means that teaching is closely linked to our research strengths, and you’ll contribute your own findings during your final year individual research project. Environmental Geoscience gives you the opportunity to participate in fieldwork opportunities in the UK and overseas where you will develop your scientific understanding and hands-on experience of environmental, ecological and health issues. This programme is ideal for those who wish to progress into postgraduate study or a scientific or technical career and is also recommended for those who wish to undertake a broader and deeper study of the subject. + Graduate with a Masters degree from a department consistently ranked among the UK’s top 10 (The Complete University Guide and The Guardian 2016) + Benefit from a pioneering research culture, with 94% of Department of Earth Sciences research ranked world-leading or internationally excellent – no.2 in the UK. (Research Excellence Framework, 2014). + Enjoy extensive fieldwork opportunities in the UK and Europe. + Gain invaluable career experience and valuable contacts during your year in industry. + Gain a practical skillset geared towards a career in Earth Sciences and other related fields.

  • Qualification
    Master of Science (Hons)/Msci (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Sandwich
  • Duration
    5 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-24
  • Location
    Main Site,Egham
  • Fees & Finances
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £15,600
  • Qualification
    Master of Science (Hons)/Msci (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Sandwich
  • Duration
    5 years
  • Start date
    2019-09-23
  • Location
    Main Site,Egham
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £18,900