Bachelor of Geology


Become a leading geologist by gaining the skills you need. Work on real-world projects and study in a top-notch geology program.


The Bachelor of Geology (B.S. Geology) program at Gollis University is a four-year program that prepares students for careers in the geosciences profession. The program provides students with a strong foundation in the principles of geology, as well as the skills and knowledge they need to understand the Earth's history, structure, and processes.


The B.S. Geology program at Gollis University includes a wide range of coursework in geology, including:

  • Introduction to Geology
  • Historical Geology
  • Physical Geology
  • Mineralogy
  • Petrology
  • Sedimentology
  • Stratigraphy
  • Hydrogeology
  • Environmental Geology

In addition to these core courses, students in the B.S. Geology program also have the opportunity to take elective courses in areas such as:

  • Geophysics
  • Geochemistry
  • Mineral Exploration
  • Petroleum Geology
  • Glaciology
  • Remote Sensing
  • GIS

Meet Our Faculty

Zakaria Ibrahim

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Accreditation and Recognition Matters

The Gollis University curriculum is accredited and recognized by multiple relevant authorities including Somaliland higher education commission


Graduates of the B.S. Geology program at Gollis University will have a strong foundation in the following skills:

  • Mathematical and analytical skills
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Data analysis skills
  • Fieldwork skills
  • Communication skills
  • Writing skills
  • Teamwork skills

Career Opportunities

Graduates of the B.S. Geology program at Gollis University can pursue a wide range of careers in the geosciences profession, including:

  • Geologist
  • Petroleum Geologist
  • Mineral Explorationist
  • Environmental Geologist
  • Hydrogeologist
  • Glaciologist
  • Remote Sensing Analyst
  • GIS Specialist
  • Educator


The benefits of earning a Bachelor of Civil Engineering degree from Gollis University include:

  • A strong foundation in the principles of civil engineering
  • The skills and knowledge you need to design, construct, and maintain our built environment
  • The opportunity to work on challenging and rewarding projects
  • The potential to earn a high salary
  • The chance to make a positive impact on the world


The Bachelor of Civil Engineering program at Gollis University is a rigorous and challenging program that will prepare you for a successful career in the civil engineering profession. If you are interested in a career in civil engineering, we encourage you to learn more about our program.