Coronavirus (COVID-19) Latest info
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Latest info

Geography with Year Abroad BA (Hons)

University of Birmingham

Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1) 1610 reviews


University course intakes maybe affected by Coronavirus (COVID -19). Latest info

Course info

UCAS CODE L701
Geography addresses the key issues of today and tomorrow. At Birmingham you can study the full breadth of the subject – from migration and urban and social shifts to natural hazards and global environmental change. Our Geography programme is among the most flexible anywhere, so if you are interested in both human and physical geography, you can pick and choose your modules to focus on the human side, physical side or the interactions between the two. On this four-year programme you will spend a ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
90th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
13th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
10th

Start date and duration

Start date
28-SEP-20
Full Time
4 Years

Physical Geographical Sciences

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 - 100 = 0% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Physical Geographical Sciences graduate salary at this uni
£21,000
UK Physical Geographical Sciences graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, April 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Physical Geographical Sciences

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Geography
85%
Biology
34%
Mathematics
27%
Chemistry
21%
Geology
17%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
Domestic Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Domestic. Please confirm the most up to date fee with the individual institution.
Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Other UK. Please confirm the most up to date fee with the individual institution.
£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from England Students from England
England Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within England. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Scotland. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Wales. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Northern Ireland. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Channel Islands. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within the European Union. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.

More info: Fees for 2020-21: Standard fee is £21,180. International students who spend an entire year studying abroad or on an industrial placement (either abroad or in the UK) will pay 50% of their agreed tuition fee for the placement year..

International Students
International Fees
This is the fee you pay if you are an International student. Please confirm the most up to date fee with the individual institution.

Latest Geography reviews

Geography
J
Joshua
20 Feb 20
W
Wiktoria
20 Feb 20

Geography BSc (Hons)

The experience is good, but not what a new student would expect. The uni needs to provide more information to new...

Review breakdown

Overall rating
  • Overall Rating
  • Students' Union
  • Societies and Sports
  • Accommodation
  • Uni Facilities
  • Course and Lecturers
  • Local life
  • Job Prospects
  • Student Support

How Geography students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 53 reviews

5 star 29%
4 star 59%
3 star 11%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 1,610 reviews

5 star 31%
4 star 55%
3 star 12%
2 star 2%
1 star 0%

Where you'll study

University of Birmingham

Academic and Student Division Birmingham
B15 2TT United Kingdom Nearest train station: University   0.2 miles away

Thinking of studying in Birmingham?

Check out our Birmingham city guide

Other courses you might like

Compare Geography with Year Abroad BA (Hons) at University of Birmingham against all the unis listed above.