Undergraduate study at the University of Birmingham, U.K.

The University of Birmingham is one of the U.K.’s prestigious Russell Group universities.

Birmingham ranks in the top global 100 universities (in the 2016-2017 QS World University Rankings), and with the Greene’s Geoscience Diploma you have the opportunity to study on a number of their undergraduate degree programmes which include:

BSc (Hons) Geology

BSc (Hons) Geology and Physical Geography

BSc (Hons) Palaeobiology and Palaeoenvironments

To progress from the Geoscience Diploma onto one of the undergraduate courses listed above, you need a minimum score of 65% attained at the end of the Diploma.

If you obtain a Merit (70-79%) you can be considered for entry to the MSci in Palaeobiology and Palaeoenvironments and those who obtain a Distinction (+80%) can be considered for entry onto the international MSci version of this course.

MSci Palaeobiology and Palaeoenvironments

MSci Palaeobiology and Palaeoenvironments with an International Year


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Roger Ascham , (1515-1568), writer, scholar and tutor to the future Elizabeth I

Meet some of our tutors ...

Patrick – Mathematics

Patrick is Greene’s Head of Mathematics (the Senior Mathematician).  He is a graduate of the University of Oxford where he was awarded a master’s degree in Mathematics and Statistics.  He also completed a post-graduate qualification in Mathematics Education at the Department of Education, University of Oxford.