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Postgraduate Environment and Geography

Let's build a sustainable future together

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Our taught Masters courses develop the skills and frameworks needed to tackle environmental issues at local, regional and global levels and prepare you for a wide range of careers in the environmental sector. Or, you can build a solid foundation for further study.

Our research courses feature environmental sustainability at their core, matched to commitments around eliminating poverty, and providing equity and justice for all.

Our taught Masters courses

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Our research degrees

We offer the following research degrees:

  • MSc by Research
  • MPhil/PhD in Human Geography and Environment
  • MPhil/PhD in Environmental Geography
  • MPhil/PhD in Environmental Science
  • MPhil/PhD in Environmental Economics and Environmental Management

Why study Environment and Geography at York

Research excellence

Our research is ranked joint second in the UK for impact according to Times Higher Education’s ranking of the latest REF results (2021)

Innovative facilities

Our superb £12.5m building contains purpose-built labs, lecture theatre and seminar rooms as well as featuring a spectacular living wall

Masters Taster Day

13 March 2024, 1pm to 5pm GMT

Get a taste of why so many people love living and learning at the University of York. Join us on 13 March to:

  • check out our campus
  • meet your academic department
  • speak to our student services teams
  • hear postgraduate presentations.

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