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Grant Success - NERC Growing Shoots award
13 December 2023

Dr Alex Henshaw has been awarded NERC research funding to examine urban nature recovery in East London.

MSc Dissertation Prize Winner
6 December 2023

A former Masters student in the School of Geography has been awarded a prestigious dissertation prize.

Athena Swan Award
4 December 2023

We are very happy to share the news that the School of Geography has successfully renewed our Bronze Athena Swan award.

Boston Fieldclass 2023
29 November 2023

Students and staff reflect on our November 2023 field-class to Boston

Chips war? Global production networks and geopolitics in the post-pandemic world
16 November 2023


Henry Wai-chung YEUNG, Distinguished Professor, Department of Geography and GPN@NUS Centre, National University of Singapore.

This talk is co-sponsored by the Economic Geography Research Group of the RGS-IBG

Time: Wednesday, December 13 from 13:00-15:00

Location: Hybrid - School of Geography Common Room, Queen Mary University of London, Mile End campus & online via Teams

Teams link:




Research Showcase: celebrating 10 years of national dissertation prize winners, Thurs 7th December 2023
15 November 2023

Our annual Research Showcase event is an occasion to celebrate and learn about the excellent work that our third year undergraduate students have undertaken in their independent research projects for their final year dissertation.

Abortion Pills Go Global: Book Launch, Thurs 5th October 2023
13 September 2023

Please join us for an in-person book launch at Queen Mary University of London to celebrate the publication of Abortion Pills Go Global: Reproductive Freedom across Borders. The event will consist of a panel discussion followed by a drinks reception.


James Bradley: "Long-term organic carbon preservation enhanced by iron and manganese"
23 August 2023

James Bradley has a publication just out in Nature: "Long-term organic carbon preservation enhanced by iron and manganese". The research has so far been covered in The Times and The Independent.

Results of National Student Survey 2023
15 August 2023

Human Geography ranked 11th nationally for teaching satisfaction and tops London Russell Group universities for teaching and academic support. Physical Geography scores top in London Russell Group universities on student voice. 

Summer reading list
9 August 2023

We often get asked what our academics recommend offer-holders and applicants read before they start at university. Here’s our recommended list.

Congratulations to 2023 graduates of the School of Geography
8 August 2023

Amidst a backdrop of joyous applause, the event marked a significant milestone in the academic journey of these bright and talented students.

BlueGreenE17 - Paving the Way for a Wilder Walthamstow
25 July 2023

The BlueGreenE17 project aims to collaborate with communities and local organizations to foster a vision for a wilder Walthamstow that benefits both its residents and its precious wildlife.

Queen Mary’s School of Geography celebrates prestigious accreditation from Royal Geographical Society
10 July 2023

Geography undergraduate degree programmes at Queen Mary University of London have been accredited by the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG).

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