Welcome to the School of Geography, Geology and the Environment at Keele

Here you can find information about the courses and modules within the School of Geography, Geology and Environment (GGE). Current students can also find more information about their course and modules via the Keele Learning Environment (KLE), whilst students looking for career guidance can visit our Career pages.

Pre-arrival information for undergraduate students starting September 2020
Information for postgraduate students

Information about each course can be found on its associated course page above. The following documents are applicable across all modules within the School of Geography, Geology and the Environment.

General documents
Field course documents
Study Abroad

In your second year you have an opportunity to spend the first or second semester (depending on programme) at one of our partner universities in a number of European countries, the USA or Canada. See this linked page for more information.

GGE - Undergraduate Research Opportunities Programme (UROP)

UROP allows students to gain invaluable experience of research outside of their immediate studies, whilst further enhancing skills and employability - for more information about this scheme see here


The School of GGE provides information to help all students prepare for their next steps after their time with us. Please see here for more information.

The Student Journal of Natural Sciences

The Student Journal of Natural Sciences (SJNS) is an online, peer reviewed, student journal from Keele University. SJNS publishes articles, literature reviews, case-studies, editorials, letters to the editors and book reviews from any branch of the Natural Sciences (These include but are not limited to: Life Sciences, Computing & Mathematics, Chemical & Physical Sciences, Geography, Geology and the Environment, and Psychology).

GGE photo competition

The competition is open to all undergraduate students, and postgraduate students on our MSc courses. Further details about how to enter can be found here.

Accreditation logo for Geological Society Accreditation logo for IEMA Accreditation logo for IES Accreditation logo for RGS Accreditation logo for Athena Swan Bronze

*Accreditation is dependent on the degree route and modules taken