What can I do with my degree?

Geography (including Environmental Science and Human Sciences)

The Career Zone have produced a guide: Careers for Geography graduates

With a Geography degree from the University of Exeter, you'll be able to:

  • Analyse and solve problems
  • Make decisions
  • Critically interpret data and text
  • Develop a reasoned argument
  • Generate, interpret and present various data types using statistics, text, images and maps
  • Work in teams
  • Plan and organise
  • Present oral and written arguments and information
  • Use Information and Communications Technology (ICT) skills – including word processing, databases, internet communications, information retrieval and online searches. 

What can you do with your Geography degree?

Specific knowledge gained from studying Geography is important if you want to pursue a career in geographical information systems, teaching, planning and surveying. The following links will give you further ideas about career options.

University of Exeter Links 

Professional Institutions and Organisations relating to Geography

Geography in the Workplace