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Department of Earth Sciences


Earth Sciences is a broad-ranging subject, which complements every other course in the Natural Sciences Tripos. No matter how many years you choose to study with us, Earth Sciences has something to offer everyone.

Subject Overview

Why study Earth Sciences at Cambridge?

Career Prospects

Discover the diverse range of jobs open to Earth Sciences graduates.

Course Structure

Find out what makes Earth Sciences at Cambridge unique.

Field Trips

Explore Earth's natural laboratory.

Meet The Staff

Introducing some of our course lecturers.

Cambridge Open Days

Visit the department and talk to our current students.

Subject Masterclass

Get a flavour of undergraduate life at Cambridge.

Admissions Criteria

Requirements for studying Earth Sciences at Cambridge.

More information

You can find all the main points relating to Earth Sciences at Cambridge on our course leaflet. If you have any further questions, please contact .

Why choose 1A Earth Sciences?



Earth Sciences taster lecture—a climate story



Introduction to Earth Sciences