BSc in Life and Environmental Sciences (Geology and Geography)

Study Discipline: Environmental Science
Study Programme Details
Country: South Africa
Admission Sessions: Summer Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


36 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey with the BSc in Life and Environmental Sciences at the University of Johannesburg. Our mission is to cultivate qualified scientists who can adeptly identify, evaluate, and solve intricate problems in life, earth, and environmental sciences. Beyond academic excellence, our graduates demonstrate initiative and responsibility, making a meaningful impact in both South Africa and the international scientific community.


Uncover the possibilities within the BSc in Life and Environmental Sciences (Geology and Geography) at the University of Johannesburg. As you immerse yourself in this full-time program (Programme Code: B2L25Q), envision a future shaped by 360 NQF credits, earned over three enlightening years. Nurtured at the Auckland Park Kingsway campus, you’ll explore the dynamic intersection of geology and geography, gaining insights that transcend traditional boundaries.

Admission Requirements

A minimum APS of 30, English 5 (60%+), Mathematics 5 (60%+), Physical Science 4 (50%+)/5 (60%+) & Life Science 4 (50%+)


  • Geological Principles
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Hydrology and Water Resources
  • Earth Systems Science
  • Research Methods in Life and Environmental Sciences
  • Geographical Techniques
  • Climate Change and Adaptation

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Future Career Outcomes

Witness the success stories of our alumni, exemplifying the impact of the BSc in Life and Environmental Sciences. From influential Environmental Consultants to pioneering Geological Surveyors, our graduates seamlessly integrate into diverse industries. The program aligns with industry demands, emphasizing skill development crucial for thriving in the ever-evolving job market. As a graduate, you’ll leave not just with a degree but with the ability to innovate, lead, and contribute to the global scientific landscape.

Visa Requirements:

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