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
N2O is no laughing matter
If nations are to meet their climate change targets, they need to pay attention to the nitrous oxide created by modern farmingLearn 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
Research opportunities in China
Funding and secondment opportunities available for new and existing PhD students and post-doctoral researchers exploring food security and environmental quality issuesLearn more
Business Partnerships Report Released
Read case studies of Science and Technology's work with external partners during 2013-2014, which delivers £10 ROI for every £1 fundingLearn 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.
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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.