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Ocean and Earth Science, National Oceanography Centre Southampton

Our approach

We are strongly committed to providing the very best learning experience for all our students in a friendly and stimulating environment. We are known nationally and internationally for our excellence in teaching, and are continually improving the scope and delivery of our activities.

Our high ranking for research excellence positions us among the top institutions in the UK in Earth and environmental sciences, with a high proportion of world-leading and internationally excellent staff.

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As one of the largest marine and Earth science communities in the UK, we offer a innovative range of programmes at both undergraduate and postgraduate level, which are constantly updated to reflect the changing demands of the marine and Earth science industries, and to reflect new discoveries made through our own extensive research.

Students embarking upon a degree with us are in the unique position to be based at the Waterfront Campus, which offers invaluable opportunities for field and ocean work, and access to superior facilities and resources.

We offer a friendly and welcoming environment in which to study and work, with a strong network of support to ensure your degree or research programme is enjoyable and rewarding.

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