The PhD programme provides an excellent forum for students to develop and enhance their specialist, as well as more general transferable, research skills. The programme allows you to gain insight into...Read more
Based within the School of Social Sciences and Humanities, academic staff in Geography and Environment are active researchers, working within and across disciplinary boundaries.
Geography and Environment...Read more
We offer a variety of Postgraduate Research Awards PhD and MPhil. PhD and MPhil awards may be studied in full-time or part-time mode in the UK, and we consider applications for part-time...Read more
In physical geography our research is focused around the following two groups who work on past, present and future environmental change:
Cryosphere, Coastal and River Dynamics (CCoRD)
Our Human Geographers are ranked 1st in the UK for research publications and 1st in the UK overall for internationally excellent and world-leading research. (REF 2014)
Our geochemistry research includes specific areas of expertise: applied and fundamental aspects of geochemistry; environmental sustainability; climate change; and biosphere/geosphere interactions. ...Read more
MPhil/PhD Marine Sciences
Conduct research at the cutting edge of the discipline, working alongside a team of specialist academic advisors. Our staff work in a wide range of fields, including marine...Read more
In this course the research area includes Shelf Sea and Coastal Processes; Biogeochemistry and Palaeoceanography and Marine Ecosystems: Conservation and Resource Management. Supervision is available for...Read more
Geography PhD: Research interests cover the range of physical, environmental and human geography. Strengths are in GIS and cartography, economic and finance geography, and urban and regional studies. ...Read more
If youre ready to take your expertise in Earth and Environmental Sciences into a postgraduate research degree, the University of Portsmouth is the perfect place to do it.
Seventy-two per cent (72%)...Read more
PhD by Professional Practice 2 - Geography and Environment
The PhD by Professional Practice is designed for candidates who are established professionals and creatives engaged in professional practice in any discipline.
Where the candidate is still...Read more
Atmospheric Sciences and Air Pollution PhD with Integrated Study
The PhD with Integrated Study has been developed to provide a new route to the internationally-respected British PhD degree by incorporating subject knowledge, research training and the development of...Read more
You will undertake an individual human geography research project over two years (MPhil) or three years (PhD), supported by our globally respected academic staff.
The project will be...Read more
PhD Geography and Environmental Sciences (Postgraduate)
The School of Natural and Social Sciences offers postgraduate research supervision across a range of geographical topics. It is also possible to undertake research that draws upon expertise in cognate...Read more
Geography, Environment and Development Studies PhD
Our PhD programmes aim to train you to conduct research of the highest academic standard and to make an original contribution to the subject through your research. Our doctoral programme aims to respond...Read more
We offer PhD supervision across a wide range of human and physical geography topics. Our research engages with applied issues and public policy concerns, as well as more abstract cultural and theoretical issues. ...Read more
In this course the research area includes: Sustainable rural, peri-urban and urban environments; Climate change; Biogeochemistry of soil and freshwaters; Plant Ecophysiology; Waste Management and Restoration;...Read more
Environment, Geography and Geosciences PhD by Publication
If youre ready to take your expertise in Earth and Environmental Sciences into a postgraduate research degree, the University of Portsmouth is the perfect place to do it. Seventy-two per cent (72%) of...Read more