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University of Lincoln

12 months
16100 GBP/year
4407 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Through independent research, supervisory meetings, and departmental seminars, this research Geography programme at University of Lincoln provides the opportunity for further research in an area of physical geography, and aims to build key skills in preparation for positions in research development or technology management.

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Subject areas may reflect the School’s current research strengths and specialisms. These include geoarchaeology and environmental history; quaternary environmental change; ecosystem and human health; floods, droughts and climate change; GIS and remote sensing; glaciology and climatology; coastal and marine environments; and large river systems and deltas.

Staff in the School of Geography have expertise spanning geomorphological, climatological, paleoecological, geochemical, and geoarcheological issues, alongside environmental health, water, and climate change.

Career and Personal Development

The Geography programme at University of Lincoln provides a broad range of career opportunities, including roles in the environmental and health sectors, the geographical information systems (GIS) industry, management and financial services, social and environmental consultancy, and teaching.

Programme Structure

Potential areas of work are aligned with the School’s current research strengths and specialisms and include (but are not limited to):

  • Alluvial geoarchaeology and environmental history
  • Biogeochemistry, ecosystems, and human health
  • Extreme hydrological events (floods and droughts) and climate change
  • GIS and remote sensing for assessment of water-related diseases
  • Greenland ’s ice sheet mass balance/glaciology
  • Mining impacts on freshwater, coastal, and marine environments
  • Morphodynamics of large rivers, coasts, and deltas
  • Quaternary environmental change.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Please allow enough time for your application to be considered prior to the start date.




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class
First Class (recommended)

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • First or second class honours degree in Geography or related discipline.
  • The key to a successful programme is to find a research subject that you are passionate about, and a supervisory team that have expertise in this area. The first thing that all students should do is directly contact a member of staff who works in an area that they are interested in. We have wide areas of expertise in the School spanning climate change, river and coastal processes and pollution, waterborne diseases, biogeography, environmental behaviour, rural economy, social and political geography, development studies, and more.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16100 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4407 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4407 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • Part-time Home/EU: £2,204 per year
  • Part-time International: £8,050 per year


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