School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences

Landscape of Guilin, Li River and Karst mountains. Located near Yangshuo County, Guilin City, Guangxi Province, China. Image courtesy of Getty Images.


The School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences offer scholarships for outstanding achievement. As part of our Potential High Achievers Scheme we want to encourage you to continue to work hard for your exams, which are so important for your future career. We will reward those applicants who achieve the highest grades in their exams and demonstrate a commitment to University of Plymouth by awarding them £1,000 when they enrol. We would encourage this scholarship to be spent on the final year optional field trip or towards study costs.

students on a 2016 fieldtrip to Belize

£5000 of postgraduate student awards available

These new awards from London livery company the Worshipful Company of Water Conservators are for postgraduate study in environmental consultancy or sustainable environmental management

More information and how to apply

Research with the School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences

Bringing together experts across a range of disciplines to deliver a unique blend of insights and perspectives from the forefront of new discoveries.

The range of our interdisciplinary research groups ensures extensive and broad-reaching themes.

Athena SWAN

Athena SWAN is a national Charter designed to advance the careers of women in STEMM.

The School of Geography Earth and Environmental Sciences holds a bronze Athena SWAN departmental award.

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School Executive Group