The School of Geography, Politics and Sociology



We have a wide range of attractive facilities to aid you with your studies.

School facilities

The School has:

  • well-equipped small and large teaching rooms
  • geography laboratories
  • vehicles for fieldwork:
    • two Land Rovers, one short wheel-base, one long wheel-base
    • two large trailers used to facilitate research in more inaccessible areas
  • postgraduate IT Clusters in the Daysh building, Claremont Bridge and Great North Road Building
  • access to University-wide IT clusters across campus
Students work in the chemistry laboratory dedicated to geography.
Students work in one of our geography laboratories.

University facilities

The University provides excellent facilities for staff, students and visitors. These include: