Geography and Environmental Management

Our geography and environmental management courses blend theory and practice to create a learning experience that’s thought-provoking and relevant. Our strong connections with professional bodies provide an important source of influence and offer a benchmark you can take into the workplace.


student satisfaction BSc(Hons) Geography (SW) (NSS 2020).


in employment or further study 6 months after graduation (HESA 2018).


Graduate employers include the Environment Agency, Department for Energy and Climate Change and Ecotricity.

"Geology at Bristol UWE is a brilliant course. With a high focus on applying knowledge gained throughout lectures and transferring these skills to the field. With many modules covering different career paths and giving an insight into real life work scenarios."

Connor Wells, BSc(Hons) Geology

Connor Wells BSc(Hons) Geology

Foundation Geography and Environmental Management courses (2021/22 entry)

"Geology at UWE has given me a number of opportunities including the chance to go to Tenerife on a volcanology intern. The geology programme at UWE gives you the relevant transferable field experience to go into different fields and perform highly. The course has also given me the confidence to pursue a career in volcanology and the lecturers are supportive of any direction you want to go in."

Yasmin McInally, BSc(Hons) Geology

Yasmin McInally BSc(Hons) Geology

Undergraduate Geography and Environmental Management courses (2021/22 entry)

BSc and BA Geography

Along with numerous day trips around the Bristol region, our geography students typically have the opportunity to take part in three residential fieldtrips during their degree.