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Undergraduate study

Develop the skills, knowledge and experience to make a difference. Our undergraduate degree courses cover topics including climate change, sustainability, global justice and development.


Master's study

Our professionally accredited master's programme will help you to establish a firm grounding in your chosen specialism and take your knowledge and skills to the next level.


PhD study

As a PhD student in the Department of Geography and Environmental Science at Reading, you will be part of a dynamic research community.



Our researchers are tackling the most urgent global issues and helping to shape our future. They're combating challenges such as climate change, natural disasters, social inequalities, and poverty.

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Meet the team

Our community of staff includes internationally renowned and award-winning academics, recognised for the excellence of their teaching and research.



Read stories from our staff and students in the Department of Geography and Environmental Science.


Students in the Department of Geography and Environmental Science at Reading have access to an extensive range of facilities that support their learning. 
Athena SWAN Silver Award