Waves in the ocean

Physical Oceanography Postgraduate Taught

Course Details

  • Tuition Fee £17,500
  • Qualification MSc
  • Duration 1 year
  • Start Date

    September

  • Study Mode

    Full Time

  • Location

    Bangor

Underwater image looking up from between the seaweed at a diver.

Explore More in Ocean Sciences

Ocean Science at Bangor is unique in encompassing the study of all aspects of the global marine environment, from estuaries and coasts to the deep ocean. Our unique location between the mountains and the sea; our unique facilities, which include a fully equipped sea-going research vessel, makes us one of the most popular Universities in the UK study ocean sciences.

Wind turbines generating green energy at sea

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We have been teaching Ocean Physics for over 50 years. By studying the physics of the ocean, you will learn about how the ocean works and interacts with other elements of the Earth System, the atmosphere and cryosphere.

Underwater image of fish at a reef.

Explore More in Marine Biology

Marine Biology has been taught at Bangor for nearly 100 years. We are unique in encompassing the study of all aspects of the global marine environment, from estuaries and coasts to the deep ocean.

Wind turbines and photo voltaics

Explore More in Renewables

Our staff are world leaders in ocean renewable energy research, have written “the” textbook on the subject, and are at the forefront of commercial and R&D developments in the sector. Our degree programmes are the foundation for careers in many aspects of the low-carbon energy industry.