Normally an upper second class degree or equivalent in a subject relevant to the proposed course of study is required. PhD applicants usually require a Masters-level qualification.
Months of entry
One of the largest geography departments in the UK. Research students join a large and vibrant graduate school and are provided with top-quality supervision and research facilities including several laboratories, GIS and remote sensing facilities.
Quaternary Environmental Change; Earth Surface Systems; Remote Sensing; Geographical Information Systems; Political Economies of Geographical Change; Development Studies; Cultural and Historical Geography.
Information for international students
English language requirements include an average no lower than 6.5 in IELTS, with no test under 6.0 and a writing score of 7.0. A score of 600 or above in TOEFL will also be accepted, as will an equivalent qualification.
Fees and funding
ESRC Doctoral Training Centre; AHRC; NERC; EPSRC; Commonwealth Scholarships.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Department of Geography