Geography (Placement Year) BSc (Hons)

Lancaster University

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Course info

UCAS CODE F803
Geography is a distinctive subject: it studies our world in a vast range of areas. You will learn about the Earth’s landscapes, species, places and environment in a unique discipline that merges social science (human geography) with the natural (physical geography).Situated between the rural settings of the north and the bustling cities of Liverpool and Manchester, Lancaster’s position enables us to explore some of the UK’s most unique areas of geographic interest. You will gain a wealth of ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
83rd / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
11th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
13th

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-23
Full Time With Year In Industry
4 Years

Geography (Non-Specific)

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 93 = 7% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Geography (Non-Specific) graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK Geography (Non-Specific) graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, December 2022

Entry requirements
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A level
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Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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More info: Students taking a work placement for a year: 20% of the standard tuition fee..

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£26,550 per year
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£26,550 per year
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More info: International students on full-year study abroad/work placements will be charged the same percentages as the standard International fee..

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Latest Geography reviews

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How Geography students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 64 reviews

5 star 47%
4 star 41%
3 star 8%
2 star 1%
1 star 3%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 1,607 reviews

5 star 34%
4 star 52%
3 star 13%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%

Where you'll study

Lancaster University

Admissions Bailrigg Lancaster
Lancashire
LA1 4YW United Kingdom Nearest train station: Lancaster  1.7 miles away

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