Be the catalyst for change in resolving some of the world’s most pressing environmental issues

As the population continues to soar and our resources are stretched even further, the consequences for our beautiful planet are growing. With the right skills and attitude, we can change that. Start with Earth Sciences at Oxford Summer Courses.

This exciting interdisciplinary subject combines physics, chemistry and biology to better understand our world. From future energy sources to devastating earthquakes and the threat of climate change, Earth Sciences tackles issues head-on aiming for a more efficient, sustainable natural world for all.

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Match your passion to your academic pursuit. Find a course that makes you never want to stop learning.

How can volcanoes, fossils and earthquakes help us piece together the unfolding story of Earth’s eventuality?

Targeted debates, exploring the risks associated with natural hazards and bigger picture questions that we need to answer as a society. It’s all in a day’s work on our Earth Sciences course.

Our specialised tutors are all experts in their field of study and can help you explore each subject with deep insight and understanding. Study Earth Sciences with Oxford Summer Courses and consider every aspect of our Earth’s impact, making a conscious choice to help resolve the issues that threaten our planet.

Weekly tutorials with the finest academic minds from Oxford & Cambridge will keep you up-to-speed with the latest advances thanks to our teaching style, which mirrors the same methods used in world-renowned University of Oxford & University of Cambridge, you can be confident of an unprecedented experience.

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Our established tutors are experts in their fields of study. Gain the skills and experience you need to excel with a unique, unparalleled learning experience.


Each week, you’ll be able to collaborate with leading academics mirroring the teaching method of the iconic, world-renowned and most respected educational establishments in the UK.

As current and past alumni of top universities, they’re highly specialised, recognised and knowledgeable in their chosen fields and can transfer their academic wisdom to you through interactive learning, independent study, seminars, and tutorials, depending on your age group.

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