School of Geography

Postgraduate Taught Courses

Postgraduate taught courses

The School of Geography is a leading international centre of postgraduate teaching and research. The taught masters programmes attract around 70 students a year.

We offer a diverse range of postgraduate programmes that have numerous beneficial applications and impacts for today's society. They will equip you with essential skills and specialist knowledge, which will enhance your global career development.

Postgraduate students are an integral part of the wider research and teaching community of the school and enjoy high levels of support. Masters students have full access to school facilities, including the dedicated postgraduate computing laboratory, physical laboratories, and a resource centre.

All our masters students receive one-to-one supervision for their dissertation. Your supervisor will be a research-active member of the academic staff who can provide genuinely expert guidance.

Postgraduate geography taught courses

View our course entry pages on the University prospectus:

The Graduate School

The Graduate School is a unique facility that focuses on postgraduate education and represent the needs of postgraduate students within the University. It provides a world-class research training and development environment for postgraduates and early career researchers.

Visit the postgraduate prospectus to apply

Syed Muhammad Taha speaks about his experiences studying in the School of Geography.

Postgraduate Geography Brochure

Download the Geography postgraduate study brochure

You can also download the brochure in Mandarin


Postgraduate students can take advantage of our accommodation guarantee which guarantees you a room in self-catered University-arranged accommodation for your first year, providing you meet our criteria.

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School of Geography

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The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham NG7 2RD

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