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Our degree programmes are professionally accredited.

The Geological Society of London

Our undergraduate (BSc and MSci) degree programmes below are accredited by The Geological Society of London.

Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST)

Our undergraduate (BSc and MSci) and postgraduate (MSc) degree programmes below are accredited by the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST).

You can sign up for complimentary student member of the IMarEST by visiting Students graduating from an accredited degree programme meet the academic requirements, in part, for registration as a Chartered Scientist and Chartered Marine Scientist.

This accreditation acts as an important stepping-stone in the future careers of all marine scientists graduating from Ocean and Earth Science.

Accrediting your future

Careers and employability

Detailed advice for each Ocean and Earth Science discipline

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