Undergraduate Study for Geography

At Newcastle you’ll develop into the geographer that you want to be with degrees that offer both variety and specialisation. In a department with a near 90-year history and an international reputation for teaching and research your study will come to life through a high level of exciting fieldwork options abroad and in the study-rich North East of England.

Our Degree Programmes

At Newcastle we offer the following degree programmes:

Geography within joint and combined programmes:

Why study Geography at Newcastle?

Graduate with an internationally recognised qualification

Study modules focused on real-world challenges, designed and taught by staff passionate about their subject as well as being acknowledged leaders in their field. With research commissioned by organisations including the European Union, the World Bank and the Environment Agency, you’ll graduate from a University that is internationally recognised for its expertise.

Take part in a high level of fieldwork

Fieldwork integrates experiential learning (‘learning by doing’) at every stage, including a second-year overseas field trip to locations such as Amsterdam, New York, Morocco Iceland, American South West and Ireland.

Study abroad

There are many opportunities for you to study abroad, whether this is for one term or a full year. We have exchange agreements with a wide range of universities across Europe and beyond, including in North America and Australasia.

Connect to the worlds of graduate employment and career development

Graduates of Geography at Newcastle establish a diverse range of career paths, developing a rich array of professional skills and expertise in a wide variety of locations around the world. We believe this reflects our core values of providing our students with a successful bridge into the world of employment and career development.

Visit us

If you are thinking about applying, you can learn more about Geography at Newcastle by attending one of our university Open Days, open to all prospective students.

Study with us

Applications are made online through UCAS, if you have any questions about studying Geography at Newcastle please contact us on +44 (0)191 208 3921 or email geographyadmissions@ncl.ac.uk.

Tuition fees and funding

The university offers a number of bursaries and fees reductions for undergraduate students that you may be eligible for. More information can be found in the Student Finance section of the University website.

Contact us

If you have any questions about coming to study with us, please email us at geographyadmissions@ncl.ac.uk or call our office on +44 (0) 191 208 7531.