The first two years of this four-year degree are shared with the F640 programme whilst the final two years provide more advanced training. Year Three will be spent at a sister department in North America or Australia, where you will have the opportunity to experience a different culture and learning environment, along with access to diverse subject areas. Current links include the University of Georgia; the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; McGill University, Montreal, Canada; Toronto University in Canada and Monash University in Melbourne, Australia. The number of places available on this degree programme is limited. If you apply, but don’t achieve the required grades, you will be offered a place on either F641 or F640, provided you obtain the required grades for those programmes. This degree is accredited by the Geological Society of London, satisfying the requirements of Fellowship and Chartered Geologist status.