Department of Earth Science and Engineering
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Earth and Planets
Research in this area focuses on understanding the deep Earth, surface processes and the evolution of solid bodies within our solar system. Find out more about earth and planets.
Petroleum Geoscience and Engineering
Research in this area focuses on petroleum reservoir engineering, petroleum geology, petroleum geophysics and carbon-dioxide capture and sequestration. Find out more about petroleum geoscience and engineering.
Energy, Environment, Modelling and Minerals
Research in this area focuses on modelling renewable energy supply, the sustainable production of earth resources, and mitigating environmental impacts and risks. Find out more about energy, environment, modelling and minerals.
Study Earth Science and Engineering
Interested in Earth Science?
If you want to know more about studying in our department and about courses that are available to you, come along to:
- One of the Department of Earth Science and Engineering's open days (click here for more information)
- An Imperial College open day (click here for more information)
- One of the Department of Earth Science and Engineering's summer taster days (click here for more information)
The best possible training to enable the development of observational and field skills with the fundamental science required to understand Earth processes and systems. Find out more about undergraduate courses.
First class facilities and supervision with academic excellence. Find out more about postgraduate study.
Opportunities which cover the full range of Earth Science-related fields. Find out more about PhD opportunities in the Department.