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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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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The University of Leeds is leading a new PhD training centre called Panorama,…

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Six researchers from the Faculty of Environment have been awarded a…

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A recent study of more than 100 years of river level records from the Amazon…

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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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