Geography at Birmingham

Study Geography with us and be part of a vibrant community making real-world impact by addressing past, current and future challenges.

You can study the full breadth of the subject – from migration and urban and social shifts to natural hazards and global environmental change.


The research-led teaching on our flexible degree courses ensures an inspirational and enquiry-based learning environment in the classroom, lab and field. You will graduate as a highly employable, independent global citizen with a broad range of transferable skills.

Our graduates are very successful; working in a range of industries both in the UK and overseas. Indeed, our employability rate is as high as 97 per cent (Destination of Leavers from Higher Education 2013-14).

Learn more about fieldwork: an integral part of our Geography programmes.