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

Annual International Conference

The 2020 conference will be held at the Society in London, from Wednesday 2 to Friday 4 September 2020.

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.

Resources to support geographical teaching and learning in higher education

Browse resources for higher education providers, both from the Society and other organisations

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

Environment and Society Forum - Engagement Award

Apply to work with the Society to deliver a knowledge exchange event that highlights geographical research and insight.