Visit Lancaster Environment Centre
Visit us in February or March to get a sense of life as a student studying Geography, Biological Sciences, Ecology and Earth and Environmental Sciences.Learn more
Postgraduate Open Day
Talk to staff and students about the taught Masters on offer at the Lancaster Environment Centre at our next open day on Saturday 7 MarchLearn more
Drilling back through time
A Lancaster University environmental scientist is taking part in a massive international research effort drilling for environmental clues buried deep beneath the Indian OceanLearn more
Bushmeat threat to Amazon wildlife
Research uncovers alarming evidence of an underreported wild-meat crisis in the heart of AmazoniaLearn more
The most satisfied students
Students say Lancaster University is the top place in the UK to study Physical Geography and Environmental Science.Learn more
In the top three for research impact
The Lancaster Environment Centre has been ranked third in the UK for the real-world impact of its researchLearn more
Justice is at the heart of the teaching and research carried out by social scientists at the Lancaster Environment Centre. In From Fair trade to Fracking; why justice matters, four academics talk about the work they do and how it can help build a fairer world.
Trekking and training in nature’s highest laboratory
Dr Yani Najman organises a group of 32 scientists on a geological field trip across the Himalaya.Read article See more blogs
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LEC offers a range of degrees in which you can study global issues through different subjects, from Ecology to Earth Science and Human Geography.
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.