School of Geography

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Amazon forests failing to keep up with climate change

A team of more than 100 scientists has assessed the impact of global warming on thousands of tree species across the Amazon to discover the winners and losers from 30 years of climate change

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Identifying seedlings, Madre De Dios River, Peru 1998, Oliver Phillips, Unviersity of Leeds
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Environmental challenges

Explore how human society interacts with the natural world, through this flexible programme of online courses

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School of Geography

At the School of Geography, our renowned teaching and research is developing future decision-makers and industry leaders. We're conducting pivotal research all over the world – engaging with government, tackling global issues and trying to make a real difference.

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Our degrees will give you a solid foundation in geographical knowledge and skills, preparing you to address the needs of the world.

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GIS students

Our courses equip you not only with expert subject knowledge, but with important professional and transferable skills that employers require.

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As a researcher at Leeds, you will be immersed in a research community where you can make breakthroughs happen.

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Dr Erik Thomasson and Paul Evans

Two members of staff from the Faculty of Environment have been named in the…

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New lead of Urban Analytics

The Alan Turing Institute has announced a new urban analytics research…

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Image credit Evan Miles, University of Leeds.

Ice temperatures inside the world’s highest glacier on the slopes of Mount…

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Identifying seedling, Madre de Dios river, Peru 1998. Oliver Phillips, University of Leeds

A team of more than 100 scientists has assessed the impact of global warming…

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Iron ore

A three day course introducing the fundamentals of practical inorganic geochemistry.

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Postgraduate open day env

Our open days are a great way to discover more about your desired subject area, our fantastic facilities on campus, and life at Leeds.

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Explore how human society interacts with the natural world, through this flexible programme of online courses.

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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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As a graduate of the School you are one of our most important advocates, and we are always delighted to hear from our former students.

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We provide businesses with access to our talented students through a free end-to-end, managed recruitment service.

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