Postgraduate study

The School of Geographical Sciences has a world-class reputation for research excellence, with a vibrant and diverse community of postgraduate students. We offer a range of PhD and taught Masters programmes at the cutting edge of research.

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PhD in Geographical Sciences (Human Geography)

Main research areas: historical and cultural, geographies of political economy, spatial modelling

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PhD in Geographical Sciences (Physical Geography)

Main research areas: hydrology, glaciology, climate, biogeochemical and Earth System modelling, geochemistry

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MScR in Geographical Sciences (Physical Geography)

Main research areas: climate science, water, global biochemical cycles, polar science

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MSc in Climate Change Science and Policy

Aimed at talented graduates seeking to enter, or further their knowledge in the fields of climate change science; policy and analysis.

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MSc in Environmental Policy and Management

Aimed at talented graduates seeking to develop or enhance expertise in the fields of environmental policy, management, protection, and advocacy.

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MSc in Human Geography: Society and Space

A rigorous grounding in social theory and mainstream debates and techniques in human geography. It offers a thorough training in qualitative and quantitative methods as well as optional specialisms in cultural and social theory, post-colonial studies and environmental politics.

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