12 months
16100 GBP/year
4495 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Through independent research, supervisory meetings, and departmental seminars, this research Geography programme at the 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, spatial planning, and environmental consultancy and 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 Opportunities

The Geography programme at the 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

We would advise you to apply as soon as possible.




180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

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.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16100 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    4495 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4495 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • Part-time Home: £2,248 per year
  • Part-time International: £8,050 per year

Living costs for Lincoln

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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