A global top 25 geography department

QS World Rankings 2014

We're a dynamic and vibrant international community of geographers, committed to tackling some of the biggest issues in our changing world.

Taught Masters Courses

Tackle the big issues facing the world today by joining one of our taught master’s courses.

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Fighting food poverty

We are hosting the Fabian Society Commission on Food and Poverty’s fourth ‘Environment’ hearing on 27th January, 2015.

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High arctic climate change research

A new research project “LowPerm” will examine permafrost melt and its effect on greenhouse gas concentrations in the high Arctic.


Study with us

Our courses allow you the freedom and flexibility to discover and understand our world. You'll be taught by leading academics that are specialists in their fields.

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World-class research

We are at the forefront of human and physical geography research with our internationally excellent and world-leading contribution been recognised in the results of REF 2014.

Research Excellence Framework 2014> Our research> PhD opportunities >

Working together

We're working in partnership with NGOs, policy makers, local authorities and businesses to set the agenda for food justice.

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