UCL Geography is an established international leader in geographical research, aiming to strengthen geography's contribution to interdisciplinary understanding int he environmental and social sciences. The department is distinctive in the scale and diversity of its research, as well as its international scope, collaborative links and policy orientation. We are committed to theoretically informed empirical research on major social and environmental issues. Students are central to the department's research culture and play a prominent role in out seminar series and other activities. All our graduate students have access to excellent laboratories and computing facilities.