Course overview

Investigate the geophysical concepts that underpin our understanding of the Earth's structure and its processes in our specialist pathway. Geology (Applied Geophysics) is a strongly applied and vocationally focussed programme and we will examine the uses of geophysics in geotechnics, ground engineering, geoforensics and environmental monitoring.

Top 10

for Student Experience Times Good University Guide, 2020


Global Sustainability Institution of the Year Green Gown Awards, 2020

Top 10

in England for Overall Student Satisfaction, (broad-based public universities) National Student Survey, 2021

Student testimonials

Additional opportunities

There are a range of additional opportunities available when studying this course.
Please note, undertaking one may impact upon the availability of another.

Discover the Keele difference

Everything’s on your doorstep at Keele, and you’ll soon feel at home and make friends wherever you go.

We help students manage their money and ensure that they receive any funding for which they may be eligible.

Make yourself more employable after graduation by taking advantage of the whole host of additional opportunities.