Eco-innovation in Africa
Lancaster University partners with the African Development Bank at the Paris Climate talks to explore how university-business collaboration can help Africa adapt to climate changeLearn More
The field to fork food gap
Can eating less meat really tackle climate change?Learn More
Green Gown Award
Business-boosting environmental research and development programme scoops another national awardLearn More
Illegal orchids trade
Report exposes Southeast Asia’s thriving trade in endangered orchidsLearn More
World rankings success
Lancaster University has been ranked 37th in the world for Geography, and is in the top 100 for Environmental Science, according to the latest QS World University RankingsLearn More
Farmers views wanted
Farmers are being urged to share their perspectives on bioenergy crops as part of a new studyLearn More
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Postgraduate students are taught by and work with world-class scientists in a wide range of environmentally related disciplines.
Our community of world-class researchers not only highlight the nature and scale of the world’s major environmental challenges, but also provide the underlying knowledge to help find effective, sustainable solutions.
By engaging with LEC academics and research staff businesses gain access to one of the largest groups of scientists and social scientists in Europe working in environment-related research fields.