Department of Geology
According to students, Leicester is the best place in the UK to come and study for a geology degree.
The vibrant atmosphere reflects our commitment to the best teaching and support for students, combined with world class research published in leading international journals. Our research income for the past 6 years exceeds £10M, and we have strong industrial research and teaching links across the environment, minerals and oil & gas sectors.
Where are we in the National Subject League Tables?
Geology at Leicester is consistently ranked as one of the top departments in the UK:
- 5th in the Times Good University Guide 2013
- 4th in the National Guardian University 2016 subject tables