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Ocean and Earth Science, National Oceanography Centre Southampton

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Ocean and Earth Science at the University of Southampton has an excellent reputation for providing world-class degrees in geology, geophysics, marine biology and oceanography. All of which are taught at our unique Waterfront Campus, the National Oceanography Centre Southampton (NOCS).

We are known for our relaxed, friendly and informal atmosphere, where students can enjoy a stimulating environment in which to learn and acquire essential scientific and key work skills. We offer innovative degree programmes, delivered by leading experts and an opportunity to work within a renowned marine community.

Open Days 2017

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Graduation 2016

Graduation 2016

Ocean and Earth Science students celebrate at their Graduation

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  • 7 June 2017

    Ocean and Earth Science apprentices recogn...

    Matt Beverley-Smith and Aaron Billen have been recognised for succe...

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  • 1 June 2017

    Extreme geothermal activity discovered ben...

    An international team, including University of Southampton scientis...

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  • 31 May 2017

    Researchers drill deep to understand why t...

    An international team of scientists has found evidence suggesting t...

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