The study of the earth and our environment has never been so important. You’ll be taught by experts who are working on some of the biggest challenges our planet has ever faced. Their research powers our flexible courses, so you’ll get plenty of hands-on experience, as well as the freedom to specialise in the areas that interest you most.

Undergraduate courses in Geology

The Guardian

11th in the UK for Earth and Marine Sciences (The Guardian University Guide 2022)

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95% of students in work or further study six months after graduating (The Uni Guide 2021)

The Geographical Society

Accredited by the Geological Society of London

Geology: On Demand

Access Leicester from anywhere, any time. On Demand lets you look around campus, explore our facilities and listen to our experts.

Campus tour

Our compact, Covid-safe campus is small enough to get everywhere easily but big enough that it never feels crowded. We’ll show you the David Wilson Library, the Danielle Brown Sports Centre and our newly opened, completely refurbished Students’ Union, as well as teaching facilities. 

We would love to show you around - book your place on one of our campus tours today.

Explore our campus

Meet the tutors

Leicester is a fantastic place to study geology. Our friendly and passionate staff cover a range of topics and research areas. We can't wait to get to know you.