Top 10 UK Universities for Geology 2017

The Complete University Guide's 2017 subject league tables rank institutions by Entry Standards, Student Satisfaction, Research Quality, Research Intensity and Graduate Prospects.

As the old saying goes, Geology rocks! Geology is the science of solid Earth and the rocks of which it is composed. The study of Geology helps us to understand, amongst many other things, tectonic plates. Developing our knowledge of tectonic plates gives us a greater understanding of volcanoes and earthquakes, making them easier to predict and protect ourselves against. As such, Geologists can quite literally save lives, and with that in mind, here are our Top 10 UK Universities for Geology 2017:

"University of Leeds"

8. University of Leeds

Making its way back into the Top 10 after being placed 13th in 2016, is the University of Leeds. Research Quality is to a very high standard, and Graduate Prospects show that 82% of students make it into professional employment within six months of graduating. Students have the option to study for four years including a year abroad, allowing them to really broaden their skills and experience in a range of environments.

Search through Geology courses at the University of Leeds.