The joint UCL-Birkbeck Institute belongs to the London NERC Doctoral Training Partnership, which specialises in training the next generation of environmental scientists. This partnership provides research students with an unparalleled research environment, exceptional resources and access to unrivalled training opportunities. Both, UCL and Birbeck  departments offer their own undergraduate and taught masters degrees in the Earth and Planetary Sciences subject.

Our PhD Students
Studying Here:

"The Earth sciences address
  fundamental questions about
the origin of our dynamic planet, the processes that shape it, and the history of the life it sustains."

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