BA Geography with Professional Placement / Overview

Year of entry: 2020

Degree awarded
Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Duration
4 years
Typical A-level offer
AAB
Typical contextual A-level offer (what is this?)
ABB
Typical International Baccalaureate offer
35 points overall. 6, 6, 5 at higher-level

Full entry requirements

How to apply
Apply through UCAS

Course overview

  • We're one of the top 10 Geography departments in the world (Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2019).
  • Choose course units from across the full breadth of human and physical geography.
  • Develop your geographical research skills, including field, laboratory and computer-based techniques.
  • Enjoy overseas fieldwork in locations including Hong Kong, Greece, Czech Republic, Spain and Morocco.
  • Spend a full year in paid work experience to develop your employability and transferable skills.
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BA Geography at The University of Manchester: Sam's story

Open days

The University holds regular open days (usually in June, September and October) where you will have the opportunity to tour the campus and find out more about our facilities and courses.

On this day, you will find out more about the Department of Geography and our resources, and meet academics and admissions staff who will be able to answer any questions you have.

For more information, see   Open days

Fees

Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2020 will be £9,250 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £19,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Policy on additional costs

All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).

Contact details

School/Faculty
School of Environment, Education and Development
School/Faculty overview
See: The School .

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