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The BSc Earth Sciences is a new cutting-edge degree that prepares you for advanced careers in the Earth sciences and beyond.
It carefully balances data science, programming, and computing skills with traditional field and laboratory skills, along with a knowledge of Earth sciences.
You will the skills needed to answer the important questions in the Earth sciences.
2023 entry requirements
4 Highers at BBBB (minimum) but typically ABBB (first sitting) or AABB (two sittings) including 2 from Maths, Biology, Chemistry, Geography and Physics plus Maths at National 5 at A and English at C.
For second year entry you would require 2 Advanced Highers at BB from Maths*, Biology, Chemistry*, Geography and Physics* (*at least one is required) plus 5 Highers at AABBB including 3 from Maths, Biology, Chemistry, Geography or Physics.
Widening Access entry:
4 Highers at BBBB (by end of S6) (BBB must be achieved in one sitting S4-S6) including 2 from Maths, Biology, Chemistry, Geography and Physics plus Maths at National 5 at A and English at C.
College of Science and Engineering