Faculty of Environment

New tropical forests study

The ability of the world’s tropical forests to remove carbon from the atmosphere is decreasing, according to a study published in Nature

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African tropical forest
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Addressing global challenges

Our interdisciplinary research is delivering new knowledge and technologies

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River basin
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PhD opportunities

Undertaking a PhD will be a journey that will stimulate your passion for your subject and push you to reach your potential

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in the UK for Geography and Environmental Sciences

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1st

in the UK for Food Science and Nutrition

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12th

in the world for Transportation Science and Technology

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We deliver events and activities to showcase this fascinating subject area to students at schools and colleges across the UK.

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The University community is made up of a wide range of people with diverse backgrounds and circumstances, which we value and regard as a great asset.

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