Research course

Geography

Institution
University of Leeds · School of Geography
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

Good first degree (2i or better) or masters in relevant subject or equivalent.

Months of entry

January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December

Course content

Research degrees are in the following research groups/clusters; Centre for Spatial Analysis and Policy (CSAP); Cities and Social Justice; Citizenship and Belonging; Ecology and Global Change; River Basin Processes and Management. Applicants can submit their own research proposal or choose to do research on areas/topics proposed by the School. Applications are also welcome from students wishing to do research in the School of Geography in collaboration with research staff from other departments.

Department specialisms

Centre for Spatial Analysis and Policy (CSAP); Cities and Social Justice; Citizenship and Belonging; Ecology and Global Change; River Basin Processes and Management.

Information for international students

IELTS: 6.0 overall with at least 5.5 in all components TOEFL IBT (Internet-based TOEFL): 87 with a minimum score of 20 in listening and reading, 21 in writing and 22 in speaking

Fees and funding

Research council (NERC, ESRC), university, and overseas scholarships are available. See our home website for more information.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months
part time
60 months

MPhil

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Jacqui Manton
Email
j.manton@leeds.ac.uk