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Geography

Newcastle University

Master
12 months
Duration
17340 GBP/year
4327 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
Anytime
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About

We offer MPhil and PhD supervision across a wide range of human and physical geography topics. Our research engages with applied issues and public policy concerns, as well as more abstract cultural and theoretical issues. This Geography programme is offered by Newcastle University.

Overview

Our staff provide supervision in a range of specialisms. This Geography programme is offered by Newcastle University.

Our research focusses on four research clusters:

  • Physical geography
  • Physical geography
  • Economic geographies
  • Economic geographies
  • Power, space, politics
  • Power, space, politics
  • Geographies of social change

Facilities

Our facilities include:

  • dedicated postgraduate study facilities
  • GIS and cartography software
  • fieldwork vehicles
  • a suite of laboratories for the analysis of water and sediments for projects in geomorphology, environmental change and hydrology

Programme Structure

As a research student you will receive a tailored package of academic and administrative support to ensure you maximise your research and future career. The academic information is in the programme profile and you will be supported by our doctoral training centres, Faculty Training Programme and Research Student Support Team.

Research training

Our Faculty Training Programme provides a community made up of postgraduate social sciences and humanities students and staff. It is a unique blend of cross-disciplinary and generic researcher development training, recognised by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) as providing a solid basis for doctoral study.

We also offer a Science, Agriculture and Engineering Faculty training programme for physical geography students covering:

  • fieldwork
  • scientific research and writing
  • methods and data analysis

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

The course usually starts in September or January. In some circumstances we can arrange an alternative start date. 

Language

English

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

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.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

A 2:1 honours degree and a master's degree, or international equivalent, in a relevant arts, humanities, science or social science subject such as:

  • geography
  • planning
  • urban studies
  • environmental studies
  • sociology
  • politics
  • history
  • business studies

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17340 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17340 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4327 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4327 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • UK/EU Part time: £2,164

Funding

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