School of Earth and Environment

Graduation 2019

Congratulations to all students graduating from the School of Earth and Environment this month. Welcome to our alumni community.

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Top 10 in the world

for Atmospheric Science, ShanghaiRanking's Global Ranking of the Academic Subjects 2019

Students walking in front of the School of Earth and Environment

Greenland ice losses rising faster than expected

Research by University of Leeds scientists has found that Greenland has lost 3.8 trillion tonnes of ice since 1992 – enough to push global sea levels up by 10.6 millimetres.

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Top 20

in the world for Earth and Marine Sciences

QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019


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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