Geography and Environment

We are one of the UK’s leading centres for Geography; our state of the art facilities and thriving research culture support our students and staff in tackling some of the key challenges affecting our world.

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Our geography undergraduate programmes combine theory-based learning with practical field and project work, utilising a range of technology and outstanding teaching facilities.

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Our magazine reflects on our ever-increasing successes. Our recent edition reflects on our 100 year celebrations and reflects on how our research is helping tackle disease across the globe.

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Postgraduate Opportunities

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Postgraduate students benefit from immersion within our cutting-edge research groups. We offer research and taught programmes including MSc in Applied GIS and Remote Sensing and an exciting new MSc in Sustainability.

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Our Research Impact

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Our academics are involved in world-leading research which has impact on all aspects of society. A wide variety of funders support our research, including NERC, ESRC and Gates Foundation.

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Latest News

  • 2015/08/18

    Significant grant will help discover our Celtic roots

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  • 2015/08/12

    Geography and Environment celebrates National Student Survey success

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  • 2015/06/29

    Southampton seek to appoint new Chair in Human Geography

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MSc Sustainability

The MSc in Sustainability is a research-led, applied, interdisciplinary masters degree that explores sustainability issues in both developed and developing societies. Addressing topics and challenges that effect global sustainability.

100% for our research environment

We achieved 100% for our research environment in REF 2014. Continuing to be one of the top research universities in the country

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International bursary scheme

Find out about our International Bursary Scheme for Masters students

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