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. 

If you are considering postgraduate study please also consult the information for research preparation masters training on the Doctoral Training Centres website

Postgraduate taught courses

View our course entry pages on the University prospectus:

Visit the postgraduate prospectus to apply

Postgraduate Geography Brochure

Download the Geography postgraduate study brochure

Postgraduate Modules Brochure

Download the Geography postgraduate module guide

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.


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 accommodation guarantee criteria. For further details visit the Accommodation website.

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School of Geography

University of Nottingham
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Nottingham NG7 2RD

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