Interdisciplinary approach, underpinned by research-led teaching Interdisciplinary approach, underpinned by research-led teaching

Our strong Geography offering is focused around an interdisciplinary approach and research-led teaching. This ensures we are always at the forefront of the discipline and can teach using relevant, contemporary examples.

UEA is ranked in the World Top 15 for Development Studies in the QS World Rankings 2017, and in the UK Top 15 for Geography and Environmental Studies in the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017.

Both Schools are proud of their excellent reputations for student experience and have been consistently highly ranked in league tables. In the National Student Survey 2016, amongst English mainstream universities, we scored 94 per cent for overall satisfaction in Physical Geography and Environmental Science, and 92 per cent for the quality of our teaching in Human and Social Geography. 

We are ranked 1st in the UK for the impact of our academic output (REF 2014).

School of Environmental Sciences



Geography Courses



School of International Development