With a PhD
at University of Exeter
you will have received a solid grounding in such areas as crystallography and mineralogy, stratigraphy, palaeontology, geological maps and surveying, field work skills, skills in geological data collection. You will also have developed your skills in sedimentology, igneous and metamorphic petrology and structural geology.
phd students: will typically have prepared you for a career in industry and academic institutions where research into the application of geological principles focuses on solutions to basic and applied research questions. Your fields of research will have been in such areas as paleo-environments, paleoecology, biological evolution and tectonics.