School of Earth and Environment

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University of Leeds

The University has climbed up the Complete University Guide once again and secures its position in the top 20. This achievement adds to Leeds’ success across a range of rankings this year, including a Gold award in the...[more]

People on bicycles

Sustainability is the ability to maintain an activity without harm to, or depletion of, environmental, social or economic resources – and it’s something the University of Leeds takes seriously. Leeds has one of the largest...[more]

Simon and Felisha cooking

The University of Leeds has come third in the UK in a major survey that asks students about their experience while studying.  Leeds is also the highest ranked among the Russell Group of research-intensive universities and...[more]

social event in Vancouver involving 18 current and former staff, students, alumni and friends who were there to attend the Vancouver Exploration Roundup, Run by the Association for Mineral Exploration of British Columbia

In late January 2018, there was an informal social event in Vancouver involving 18 current and former staff, students, alumni and friends who were there to attend the Vancouver Exploration Roundup, Run by the Association for...[more]

Link to Leeds is a fantastic opportunity to talk to students about life in Leeds by taking part in our live chat series and other online events. The scheme is open to anyone who is thinking about applying to Leeds, as well as...[more]

People in Lab

The University is to receive £6 million in funding for additional PhD places as part of a major investment in science and engineering in the UK, announced by Business Secretary Greg Clark. The funds to support the University’s...[more]

A study led by the University of Leeds has found that no country currently meets its citizens’ basic needs at a globally sustainable level of resource use.[more]

Professor Dominick Spracklen has secured highly prestigious European Research Council funding worth £2 million euros over the next five years. [more]

Deforestation is likely to warm the climate even more than originally thought, scientists warn.[more]