Loughborough University

Loughborough University

Geography

Areas of research include: geographies of global change: world systems analysis and political geography; historical geography of Europe; imperialism and the history of geographical thought; globalisation, economy and world cities; post-structuralist philosophy and postmodernism; geographical information systems and environmental management; geographies of development and difference: social and cultural geography; geopolitics and North-South relations, with special reference to Latin and Central America; technology and children's geographies; urban social geography; analysis of environmental processes: fluvial, coastal and Aeolian sedimentology; in-channel river ecology and the dynamics of flood plains and river corridors; forest hydrology; environmental and natural resource management; quaternary environmental change and geochronology.

Entry requirements

Good degree or equivalent experience.

Assessment methods

Research project.

Sponsorship information

ESRC; NERC; Arts and Humanities Research Board; Loughborough University.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 11,540 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 - 5 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 - 2 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 - 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Loughborough University Loughborough LE11 3TU East Midlands

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