Geography and environment
Broaden your understanding of our world from a social, economic, political and environmental perspective. Studying Geography and Environment will give you an in-depth appreciation of our rapidly-changing world, enabling you to answer the who, what, where and why of today's pressing societal and environmental questions. Not only will this equip you with the knowledge and skills to assess the impact of the past on our present society and environment, but it will better prepare you to understand and address pivotal future societal and environmental challenges.
Why choose this subject area?
- ranked 14th for Geography and Environmental studies in the UK (Guardian University Guide 2022)
- you will have the opportunity to travel on exciting UK and overseas residential field courses in year one and year two with no additional fees!
- we offer numerous opportunities to engage with extra-curricular activities centred around staff research interests, including helping out at our fantastic Bayfordbury field station or helping staff with fieldwork in locations such as Iceland, Switzerland or the High Arctic, as part of your final year dissertation!
- we enjoy extremely close links with local and national employers and environmental groups. We offer many opportunities to apply your knowledge to help them address real world environmental and geographical issues, and gain valuable work experience in the process!