36 months
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22900 GBP/year
5690 GBP/year
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About

As well as providing world-leading disciplinary and interdisciplinary research training, the Geography programme from University College London (UCL) provides outstanding opportunities for networking across public, private and third sector organisations.

Overview

With extensive experience in building partnerships, knowledge transfer, applied research and public engagement and impact, the Geography programme from University College London (UCL) enables doctoral students to enhance their employment prospects while pursuing cutting-edge research.

UCL Geography is an established international leader in geographical research. We are committed to theoretically informed empirical research on major social and environmental issues. The department is distinctive in the scale and diversity of its research, as well as its international scope, collaborative links and policy orientation.

Careers

A significant number of our recent research graduates have gone on to lectureships and many others into university research, at institutions such as King’s College London, the University of Tokyo, National University of Singapore and California College of the Arts.

Having gained a variety of technical and analytical skills as well as in-depth substantive expertise in particular fields, others have entered professions within government, non-governmental organisations and the private sector.

Programme Structure

Research areas:
  • Past climates
  • Recent environmental change and biodiversity
  • Environmental modelling and observation
  • Global urbanisms
  • Environment, politics and society
  • Culture and migration
  • Geospatial analytics and computing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Normally a UK Master’s degree in a relevant discipline, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22900 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    5690 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5690 GBP per year during 36 months.

Part-time:

  • UK: £11,530
  • International: £11,530

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Past research students have received funding through a range of awards such as the UK Research Council, University and Commonwealth Scholarships, and we also have a number of students who self-fund or obtain work-associated funding.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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