Geophysics (North America) MESci

University of Liverpool

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Course info

UCAS CODE F660
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... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
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78th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2020
28th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2020
19th

Start date and duration

Start date
28-SEP-20
Full Time
4 Years

Earth Sciences

Drop-out rate
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Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

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

Modules
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Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Earth Sciences

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Geography
70%
Mathematics
44%
Geology
42%
Biology
35%
Chemistry
28%

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Where you'll study

University of Liverpool

The Foundation Building
Brownlow Hill
Liverpool
L69 7ZX United Kingdom Nearest train station: Liverpool Lime Street  0.2 miles away

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