Our Courses

We offer a range of courses, as well as opportunities to join our wider research community as part of the School of Social Sciences and Humanities. As the integrated study of landscapes, peoples, places and environments, Geography is a vital subject through which to increase understanding of our rapidly changing planet.

Our excellent reputation

We are ranked in the Top 10 for Geography and Environmental Sciences in the UK (Guardian University Guide 2020).

Student satisfaction

With 98% student satisfaction (NSS 2019), we are proud that our Geography courses are ranked 3rd in the UK for student experience in Geography and Environmental Sciences (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020).

Our graduates are highly employable

95% of our recent graduates find work or further study within 6 months (DLHE 2017) and we are ranked top 10 in the UK for Graduate Prospects in Geography (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020). Our students are exposed to a huge variety of opportunities to improve their employability via our long-standing industry links. From working on real-life industry project briefs, partaking in renowned competitions, attending guest lectures and completing year-long work placements, it is no surprise that our graduates are so employable. 

Exciting field courses

Fieldcourses are a vital part of geography and we offer an exciting range of destinations for all our undergraduate students.

Here are some recent destinations:

Great facilities

You’ll have access to outstanding resources and facilities and newly-refurbished study areas.