There is plenty of opportunity to undertake internships, helping you prepare for the move into your career of choice, once you’ve graduated.
- Research at the University of Kiel in Germany
- Work experience at a gold and silver mining company in Eastern Kazakhstan
- A field project in Shetland Isles
- A placement at Caledonia Mining in Zambia and Zimbabwe
- Research projects at the University of New South Wales, Sydney
- An internship at EGI Utah Universities institute in Bratislava, Slovakia.
The Department of Earth Sciences awards a number of annual Lyell Scholarships for students registered for a BSc or MSci degree with the department. The Lyell Scholarships, worth up to £1000, are maintenance payments for students who wish to gain work experience or research-experience over the summer break at the end of the second (BSc) or third (MSci) year of study.