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PhD Physical Geography

Key information

Qualification type

PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

Subject areas

Physical Geography

Course type


Course Summary

In this Physical Geography PhD course you will have the chance to work within a supportive academic community, sharing ideas and experiences with the aim of advancing knowledge. The School of Geography offers the opportunity to work at doctoral level alongside academics whose research has been internationally recognized. "Geography at Lincoln represents one of the most significant investments in UK university Geography for a generation" Dr Rita Gardner CBE, Director of the Royal Geographical Society. Due to the nature of postgraduate research programmes, the vast majority of your time will be spent in independent study and research. In addition to this, you are strongly encouraged to attend School seminar and guest speaker events, and engage in a range of research and skills training opportunities in support of your studies. You will have meetings with your academic supervisors, however the regularity of these may vary depending on your own individual requirements, subject area, staff availability and the stage of your programme.

Different course options

Full time | Lincoln (Main Site) | 2 years | 14-SEP-20

Study mode

Full time


2 years

Start date


Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students need to have a relevant Master's or MPhil degree in Geography or related discipline.