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

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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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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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Sustainability in fashion

Parliament’s cross-party Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) has called on…

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Government confirms 150-plus Leeds PhD places

More than 150 fully-funded PhD researcher places are being created in Leeds…

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Three academics from the Faculty of Environment have been awarded Fellowships…

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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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Interested in studying for a postgraduate degree in Geographical Information Science but not sure if the course content matches with your interests and current skills?

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Interested in studying for a postgraduate degree in Geographical Information Science but not sure if the course content matches with your interests and current skills?

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Interested in studying for a postgraduate degree in Geographical Information Science but not sure if the course content matches with your interests and current skills?

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

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