Our grants programme develops new knowledge and advances geographical science, supporting geographical research in the UK and overseas.

Annual International Conference

The 2019 conference will be held at the Society in London, from Wednesday 28 to Friday 30 August 2019.

Journals, books and guides

Our academic publications provide an outlet and support for the dissemination of high quality research across the breadth of the discipline.

Research groups

Our Research Groups bring together active researchers and those with a professional interest in a particular aspect of geography and related disciplines.

Programme accreditation

Our university geography programme accreditation scheme offers recognition of undergraduate and integrated Masters degree programmes.

Awards and recognition

The Society and its Research Groups offer a variety of awards for outstanding undergraduate and postgraduate research.

Support for geographical learning

We support learning, teaching and research in higher education through information and resources, networks, focused initiatives and projects.

Equality and diversity in geography

We are committed to supporting the higher education geographical community to advance equality and diversity in geographical teaching, research and learning.

Collaborative research on the Collections

We are part of the Science Museums and Archives Consortium, which each year award six AHRC-funded collaborative doctoral studentships.

Conferences, workshops and events

Upcoming conferences, workshops and events for geographers working in higher education and research, organised by the Society, our Research Groups, and others.

Academic news and updates

The latest news and updates in geography and higher education