Undergraduate Geography

Undergraduate Geography

Studying Geography at Aberdeen

Study Geography at the University of Aberdeen

Come and study Geography with us - we offer excellent teaching in physical and human geography leading to highly skilled graduates entering the job market.

Nurah Niazy - Geography student

Nurah Niazy - Geography student

“The Geography staff members create a supportive environment that continues to be a great source of inspiration to me.”

Erin Gilchrist - Geography student

Erin Gilchrist - Geography student

“I have loved studying Geography at Aberdeen as it has allowed me to take a wide variety of courses which cover many different topics.”

Jennifer Pirie - Geography student

Jennifer Pirie - Geography student

“Studying Geography at Aberdeen is great! Courses are diverse and opportunities are made available to you which helps enhance your studies.”

Croy Langlands - Geography student

Croy Langlands - Geography student

“Geography at Aberdeen provides exciting opportunities, including field excursions and many study abroad options, which really bring the subject alive!"

Joanne McDonald- Geography student

Joanne McDonald- Geography student

The geography staff are great and really take the time to get to know you. The department offers a diverse range of interesting courses and there are plenty opportunities to study abroad!”

Geography & Environment accredited by RGS-IBG

Geography & Environment accredited by RGS-IBG

The Department of Geography and Environment is pleased to announce that it has received formal accreditation of its BSc and MA courses by the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG).

Geography addresses key issues

Geography addresses key issues

Geography is key to understanding and resolving many of the most pressing problems faced by society, including climate change, poverty, energy transitions and environmental conservation.

Our programme reflects modern Geography

Our programme reflects modern Geography

Our degree program reflects modern day Geography, with option courses paralleling the department’s research strengths in both human and physical Geography.

High employability

High employability

Our curriculum is focused on employability, with core courses on the degree program aimed at producing highly skilled graduates who can think critically and help develop solutions to a range of issues

Accredited programme

Accredited programme

This programme has been accredited by the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG).