Application tips | MSc Advanced Applied Field Geoscience

Geology Degree Field Trip

The MSc Advanced Applied Field Geoscience course is suited to candidates with a first degree in geology, geophysics, earth sciences or joint honours geology-geography.

Applicants should have a desire to work within the applied earth sciences and have an interest / enthusiasm for field based training.

In your personal statement, we will be looking for you to demonstrate this interest and enthusiasm.

Talk about any field work you have done - where did you go, what did you do, what did you learn from the experience, why was it interesting? 

Also, think about how you can evidence the ways in which you are self motivated, with a desire to gain analytical and problem solving skills.