Mechanical Engineering with Renewable Energy

Introduction Mechanical engineers are responsible for the design and manufacture of an enormous range of industrial products – almost anything with moving parts, from washing machines to aircraft. You will use fundamental physics, complex mathematics and state-of-the-art engineering software, as … Read more…

Geology & Physical Geography

Introduction This five-year degree programme follows the BSc Geology & Physical Geography programme until the end of year 4. In Year 5 you will develop your understanding of the Earth system, in particular surface processes and linked interactions around landscape … Read more…

Geology

Introduction This five-year degree follows the BSc Geology programme until the end of year 4; in Year 5 you will develop your analytical skills and a higher level of understanding of the Earth system.

Geophysics & Meteorology

Introduction Geophysics and Meteorology are fascinating subjects in their own right but are also of great economic and environmental importance. Geophysics uses physics and mathematics to study the Earth’s internal structure and dynamics. Meteorology applies the same methods and techniques … Read more…

Geophysics & Geology

Introduction Geophysics studies the Earth’s internal structure and dynamics through the use of physics and mathematics, while Geology is the science of planet Earth – its structure, composition and natural processes, and its history over 4.6 billion years. This joint … Read more…

Geophysics

Introduction This programme offers an excellent opportunity to study geophysics in relation to mathematics, physics and geology. The programme includes a significant amount of project work, fieldwork and experimental work and you will be supervised by staff with a range … Read more…

Geology & Physical Geography

Introduction The Geology & Physical Geography degree is for students interested in the nature and origin of the Earth’s surface features. It integrates components of the Geology degree with Physical Geography in order to understand the tectonic and climatic processes … Read more…

Geology

Introduction Geology uses fundamental scientific principles to explore and understand the history and future of our planet. As a Geology student you will learn how to interpret the rock record and how to place present-day Earth in the context of … Read more…

Geography & Politics

Introduction Geography is the study of the way the world works. It is a uniquely diverse and integrative discipline that spans the boundary between the natural and social sciences. At Edinburgh, Geography can be studied as a natural science or … Read more…

Geography & Economics

Introduction Geography is the study of the way the world works. It is a uniquely diverse and integrative discipline that spans the boundary between the natural and social sciences. At Edinburgh, Geography can be studied as a natural science or … Read more…