Geology BA (Hons)

University of Oxford

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UCAS CODE F642
The department has an international reputation, and houses state-of-the-art laboratories and computing facilities. Students, teachers and visitors mix and work together. Offices and teaching labs are close together but with plenty of shared open space, so you will become part of a vibrant community. This creates an atmosphere in which a student does not only learn the basics, but also gets some feel for the discoveries emerging from current research.The diversity of the subject is reflected in... READ MORE

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Full time | St Hugh's | 3 Years | OCT-20

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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31st / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
2nd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
3rd

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-20
Full Time
3 Years

Earth Sciences

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
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Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
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Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Earth Sciences graduate salary at this uni
£27,000
UK Earth Sciences graduate salary
£21,000

Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
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The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Earth Sciences

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Mathematics
100%
Physics
79%
Chemistry
67%
Geography
40%
Further Mathematics
32%

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Where you'll study

University of Oxford

St Margaret's Road
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX2 6LE United Kingdom Nearest train station: Oxford  0.6 miles away

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