Postgraduate opportunities

Postgraduate opportunities in Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences

Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences has a strong international reputation for interdisciplinary research in hydrology, ecology, geology, climate and atmospheric sciences, environmental health and risk management, economy, enterprise and development, urban forms, culture, politics, service worlds and emerging regions.

Earth Sciences

Environmental Health and Atmospheric Science


Urban and Regional Studies

PhD Research Degrees

PhD research degrees in the School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences

Postgraduate students joining the School benefit from a thriving research community, expert supervision, the opportunity to participate in research seminars and discussions with academic staff.

We support the University's Centre for Environmental Research and Training (CERT), which provides a particular focus for environmental research.



Birmingham Masters Scholarship Scheme


Nathita Fleet, MSc Environmental Health "During the course I have gained a thorough understanding and learnt to apply relevant legislation and enforcement powers in all environmental health disciplines."
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 Career opportunities for Biosciences graduates

Postgraduate career opportunities