Geology and Geophysics MESci (Hons)

Key information


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Entry Requirements

A level requirementsAAB (this is the typical entry requirement) for this course.
Subject requirementsMathematics and Physics A level. For applicants from England: Where a science has been taken at A level (Chemistry, Biology or Physics), a pass in the Science practical of each subject will be required.
BTEC Level 3 National Extended DiplomaNot accepted. Applicants should apply for F640.
International Baccalaureate35 points with no score less than 4, inc. Higher Level in Mathematics and Physics.
Irish Leaving CertificateH1, H1, H2, H2, H2, H3 including H2 or above in Mathematics and Physics
Scottish Higher/Advanced HigherNot accepted without Advanced Highers at AAB including Mathematics and Physics
Welsh Baccalaureate AdvancedAccepted at Grade B with AA at A Level in Mathematics and Physics
AccessNot accepted. Applicants should apply for F640.
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Extended Project QualificationApplicants who offer the Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) and meet our offer criteria will be made the standard offer, plus an alternative offer. This will be at one A Level grade lower plus a grade A in the EPQ, for example the offer would be AAB or ABB plus A in the EPQ.

Alternative entry requirements

Contextual admissions

We are committed to supporting under-represented groups to access higher education through our use of contextual data in admissions. This means that certain specified groups who may have experienced barriers to their education may be made an offer with up to a two grade reduction from our standard offer. Please note that some exceptions apply. Read the detail on our contextual admissions strategy to find out more.