School of Earth and Environment

Virtual Open Day

Find out what it’s like to study at Leeds by joining our online open day

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Environmental challenges

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

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Nearly half UK carbon footprint is from overseas emissions

Nearly half the UK’s carbon footprint comes from emissions released overseas to satisfy UK-based consumption, according to a new report.

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Coronavirus (covid-19)

We know that many people are understandably anxious about the current coronavirus outbreak. If you're an applicant or offer holder for a taught course please visit our coronavirus FAQs. If you're a PhD researcher applicant or offer holder visit this webpage for further information.

If you’re an existing student or member of staff, please visit our coronavirus website for the latest updates and information. 

14th

in the world for Earth and Marine Sciences

QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020

90%

of our research is

'world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent' REF 2014

Top 10

in the world for Atmospheric Science

ShanghaiRanking's Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2019

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

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Explore the relationships between people and nature, and the challenging and difficult decisions we face when managing natural resources, through this flexible program of online courses.

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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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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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