Research course (will run subject to approval)


University of Leeds · Faculty of Environment

Entry requirements

For more information, visit our entry requirements webpage.

Months of entry


Course content

Our researchers work at the forefront of global agendas, leading the way in finding solutions to major social and environmental challenges. Through interdisciplinary research, our expertise influences key decision-makers shaping environmental protection, public health and the economy.

Our research activity is conducted in but not limited to the following areas:

Centre for Spatial Analysis and Policy

Social Justice, Cities, Citizenship

Ecology and Global Change

River Basin Processes and Management

Information for international students

If English is not your first language, you must provide evidence that you meet the University's minimum English language requirements.

The University’s Language Centre offers the Academic English for Postgraduate Studies pre-sessional course, which teaches the necessary language and academic study skills required for a research degree programme.

Fees and funding

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Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    part time
    60 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Research degrees admissions team