Geology BSc (Hons)

University of Hull

Student rating
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( 4.1) 3758 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE F600
In this course we focus on practical work in the lab and the field – with specialist modules in geological maps, structures and materials as well as opportunities to tackle real-world problems. This degree is accredited by the Geological Society of London. Youll learn map creation and interpretation as well as resource identification. Youll also consider the relevance of geoscience to societys needs, including the search for natural resources and the increasing importance of environmental... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
30th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
94th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
21st

Start date and duration

Start date
21-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 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
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Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Earth Sciences graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Earth Sciences graduate salary
£19,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, July 2019

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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A level
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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
Geology
64%
Geography
59%
Biology
35%
Mathematics
32%
Chemistry
31%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
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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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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£9,250 per year
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£17,200 per year
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Latest Geology reviews

Geology
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Alexandra
21 Feb 19

Geology BSc (Hons)

I really enjoy university and excited to what has to come in my final year, I love my course and the opportunities it...
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Benjamin
04 Dec 18

Geology BSc (Hons)

Excellente. I have very much enjiyed myself. It is rather spiffing in all areas. I enjoy my course and my friends are...

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How Geology students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 36 reviews

5 star 45%
4 star 42%
3 star 13%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 3,758 reviews

5 star 42%
4 star 39%
3 star 14%
2 star 3%
1 star 2%
University of Hull
CompUniGuide ranking
94th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
Next open day
The University of Hull will give you the teaching facilities, opportunities, ambition and inspiration to succeed. The University’s inclusive and diverse campus is home to around 16,000 students from around 100 countries. The 14th-oldest university in England, you’ll benefit from all the long-established links and expertise they’ve developed. The University has four faculties: Faculty of Arts, Culture and Education Faculty of Health Sciences (including Hull York Medical School) Faculty of Science and Engineering Faculty of Business, Law and Politics The campus itself has a mix of traditional ivy-covered buildings and shiny new multimillion-pound labs, library and lecture theatres. The University was named in the top 50 UK institutions for research power by the Times Higher Education, based on the most recent Research Excellence Framework 2014.

Where you'll study

University of Hull

Cottingham Road
Hull
Kingston Upon Hull
HU6 7RX United Kingdom Nearest train station: Hull Paragon Interchange  1.3 miles away

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