Here at Bristol you learn with world-class experts in a close-knit and supportive student and staff community. The research-inspired teaching will help you put theory into practice, both in the labs and the field. A broad learning curriculum will prepare you for your future career choices and enable you to tackle urgent global challenges or conduct research with real-world impact.
Welcome to the School of Earth Sciences
Life in the field and abroad
A visual guide for prospective students. earth sciences poster pdf (PDF, 2,129kB)
Our student societies are the backbone of our thriving student community. Find out how to become part of a cohort of friendly, likeminded people.
Every year we welcome students to the School from around the world. Our international, EU and Erasmus students are important to our community.
Curious about the origins of the Earth, dinosaurs, human evolution and volcanoes? You can study all of these and more within the School of Earth Sciences.
Our graduates leave university with a wide skillset to pursue a career in industry, finance, media, teaching, academia and many other professions.