Geography

Why Plymouth?

  • < Royal Geographical Society accredited degrees
  • ( Choice of international field trip destinations
  • , Stunning coastal location bordering Dartmoor National Park and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty
  • ' Benefit from an extensive network of placement providers
  • @ 96% of BSc (Hons) Geography students are “satisfied with the quality of their course” (UNISTATS, 2019)

Which course?

Plymouth students and Cape Point African penguins during South Africa fieldwork module (1995)


Celebrating 50 years of geography

2019 marks the 50th anniversary of geography as a degree subject at the University of Plymouth.

In the last half century, 6,394 students have graduated from our geography programmes and 154 staff have worked with us, supporting and carrying out world-class research and teaching.

Academic staff