Geology BSc (Hons)

Keele University

Student rating
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( 4.1) 1578 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE F600
At Keele University, we’re different. Nestled in 600 acres of countryside in the heart of the UK, we have a big campus but a small and cosmopolitan community. We’re proud to be ‘University of the Year for Student Experience’ in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017, in addition to having been ranked No.1 in the National Student Survey 2014-2016. This is because it’s more than green and lovely, it’s a place of research and academic excellence too.Geology examines global... READ MORE

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Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | 26-SEP-20

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
86th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
54th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
24th

Start date and duration

Start date
26-SEP-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
2:1 or above
The percentage of students who graduated with a 2:1 degree or better.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Earth Sciences graduate salary at this uni
£20,000
UK Earth Sciences graduate salary
£20,000

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

Previous study
Previous study
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
Geography
56%
Geology
39%
Biology
37%
Mathematics
32%
Physics
25%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
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Students from Channel Islands
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£9,250 per year
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Latest Geology reviews

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Keele is fantastic it is a shame the Lectures get in the way. The friends you make here will be for life. Just do not...

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How Geology students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 3 reviews

5 star 67%
4 star 0%
3 star 0%
2 star 33%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 1,578 reviews

5 star 36%
4 star 48%
3 star 14%
2 star 2%
1 star 0%
Keele University
CompUniGuide ranking
54th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
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Keele University was founded more than 60 years ago on the belief that they met the demands of a new kind of society, economy and world. The university feels these principles resonate now more than ever. Nestled in 600 acres of countryside in the heart of the UK, many of the University's students and staff live, study and work on campus. It’s a big campus but a small and cosmopolitan community. It operates on a human scale, providing people the space to think and plenty to do, with a vast array of sports clubs, societies, activities and volunteering opportunities. The University delivers a range of academic courses and research across a variety of subjects, from health and humanities to social and natural sciences.

Where you'll study

Keele University

Keele University
Keele
ST5 5BG United Kingdom Nearest train station: Longport  2.2 miles away

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