Your career guide



Many geology graduates enter professions directly related to their degree. However as a geology student, your experience in undertaking field and laboratory investigations combined with your team working, communication and analytical skills make you an attractive prospect for many employers.

Different sectors with the geological field include:

  • Mining & Quarry
  • Energy
  • Engineering Geology
  • Environmental Geology
  • Water and Contaminated Land
  • Natural Hazards/Risk Management


Your options in geology

Getting started with geology

Explore job profiles and find out how to stay up to date with the latest industry news.
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Gaining experience in the industry

Learn about the types of work experience opportunities available in geology and where to find them.
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Finding a job in the sector

Discover where to find jobs and how to apply for roles in the geological field.
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