• Application Deadline
  • 36 months


In studying Geography at BGU, you will also investigate how geographical information is gathered, analyzed and displayed using sophisticated and advanced methods and technologies. 

In addition to our full-time staff, you will learn from other specialists and professionals who work with geographical information and skills. Field course experiences will also be a key aspect of your experience.

The Geography (Hons) programme at Bishop Grosseteste University is ideal if you’re interested in the environment and human societies, and want to learn more about how geography features across the world and in everyday life. By the end of the course, you’ll leave us equipped with a wide range of transferable skills, which can be taken to a broad set of public, private, commercial and third-sector settings.

Careers & Further Study

Throughout this course, you will acquire a number of useful skills which can be transferred to the workplace, such as good communication skills, the ability to work effectively in groups and as an individual, good organizational and decision-making skills, effective analytical skills, and the ability to apply theory to practice. 

Possible future careers for geography graduates include education and teaching, town and country planning, conservation work, market research, the media and tourism, and leisure.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Coastal And River Environments: Challenges, Management And Policy
  • Population And People: Issues And Approaches
  • Geography In Practice: Field Skills
  • Data, GIS And Spatial Analysis: Cultural And Historical Change
  • Introducing Physical Geographies
  • Introducing Human Geographies

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • You will normally need 96 -112 UCAS tariff points (from a maximum of four Advanced Level qualifications). We welcome a range of qualifications that meet this requirement, such as A/AS Levels, BTEC, Access Courses, International Baccalaureate (IB), Cambridge Pre-U, Extended Project etc.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11820 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11820 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Lincoln

  • 660 - 1140 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Check the programme website for information about funding options.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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