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The University of Southampton
Ocean and Earth Science, National Oceanography Centre Southampton

As world leaders in research and education, we seek to understand how the ocean fits within the dynamic Earth system.  Our unique waterfront campus, based at the National Oceanography Centre Southampton (NOCS), has allowed us to recruit top-level researchers and educators from around the world who work within the areas of geochemistry, geology and geophysics, marine biogeochemistry, marine biology and ecology, palaeoceanography and palaeoclimate and physical oceanography.

Through degree programmes in oceanography, marine biology, geology and geophysics, our students have access to research vessels, cutting-edge technology and facilities as well as opportunities for fieldwork and scientific cruises not available in standard university environments.

4 March 2021

QS subject rankings Geology top 50, Geophy...

The University of Southampton has ranked joint 50th in the 2021 QS ...

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1 February 2021

Upsurge in matter deep beneath Earth’s cru...

An upsurge of matter from deep beneath the Earth’s crust could be p...

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20 January 2021

National Biofilms Innovation Centre: Fourt...

On Tuesday 1 December 2020 NBIC will launch their fourth Proof of C...

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