School of Earth and Environment

Top 10 in the world

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

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Greenhouse gas nitrous oxide is on the rise

Research by Leeds scientists has found that the amount of nitrous oxide emissions in the atmosphere has significantly increased due to agricultural practices and nitrogen-rich fertilisers.

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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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