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Natural Sciences

Natural Sciences (NST) is the framework within which most science subjects are taught at Cambridge. If you want to study any of the biological and physical sciences, this is the course for you. The rankings, based on the National Student Survey, compare performance results for student satisfaction, research quality, entry standards and graduate prospects

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Earth Science Courses

Plan your route through the Natural Sciences Tripos...

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Athena Swan

Athena SWAN is a national scheme to promote women's careers in science, technology, engineering, maths and medicine (STEMM).

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PhD topics for October 2020 entry

A list of PhD topics for October 2020 entry at the Department of Earth Sciences has now been published.

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MASt in Earth Sciences

Applications for our taught master's level course are now open.

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