UCL Department of Geography


UCL Geography

The UCL Department of Geography is a world-renowned centre for education, research, and public engagement.

Undergraduate In-Person Open Days 2024

Friday 28 and Saturday 29 June

We're excited to announce the start of this year's In-Person Open Day season. Join us this month to learn about our courses, explore the UCL campus and find out what an undergraduate degree in Geography can do for you!


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Our programmes tackle global challenges including climate change, urban development, migration, environmental management and geopolitics, giving students the knowledge and skills to make a positive impact. We believe in hands-on learning, offering field courses and extensive support services. Join our world-leading community of learners and change-makers.

News and Events

Hao Homepage News

Exploring hybrid queer spaces in China: A study by Hao Wu

UCL Geography PhD Student Hao Wu presents his research looking at LGBTQ+ Lives in Chengdu.

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John Adams Homepage News

Professor John Adams

Following the sad news of the passing of Emeritus Professor John Adams, we look back at the extraordinary career of this much-loved member of the Department of Geography community.

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Russell Homepage News

Professor Russell Hitchings

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Professor Russell Hitchings, a very much loved member of our community. 

Visit Professor Hitchings' Memorial page

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