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Earth Sciences


Highly positive feedback from our students in the NSS

Results from the National Student Survey reveal high satisfaction with teaching and learning experiences among students in the Department of Earth Sciences at Royal Holloway.


Geologists explore gold hydrogen in transition from fossil fuels

The role of hydrogen to support the energy transition as an alternative to fossil fuels and how it may be sourced naturally by geologists investigated.


in the UK for student satisfaction

Source: The Complete University Guide, 2024


Research environment rated 4* or 3* world-leading or internationally excellent

Source: Research Excellence Framework, 2021

Top 10

in UK Earth Sciences Departments

Source: The Guardian University Guide, 2024