Geography and Environmental Studies

REF 2014

  • The Research Excellence Framework 2014 (REF2014) results show significant success for Geography, with Northumbria ranked 30th among UK universities based on research power.

  • This is a result of our excellent publications, of which 55% are ranked world leading or internationally excellent.

Our researchers address the challenges of the world's natural environment, including issues such as climate change, poverty, wealth generation, migration and cultural diversity.