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In December 2020, the Council of Heads of Geography in UK Higher Education Institutions (CHGHEI) agreed five principles that should guide departments in the planning and delivery of the fieldwork provision for all undergraduate geography programmes. This page lists UK university departments which have committed to these principles across their undergraduate programmes.

About the principles




University of Aberdeen

Geography and the Environment

Aberystwyth University

Geography and Earth Sciences

University of Birmingham

Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences

University of Cambridge

Department of Geography

Canterbury Christ Church University

Natural and Applied Sciences

Cardiff University

School of Earth and Environmental Sciences


School of Geography and Planning

University of Chester

Department of Geography and International Development

Coventry University

Energy Construction and Environment

Durham University

Geography Department

University of Edinburgh

School of Geosciences

University of Exeter

Department of Geography

University of Glasgow

School of Geographical and Earth Sciences

University of Hertfordshire

Geography, Environment and Planning

King's College London

Department of Geography

Lancaster University

Lancaster Environment Centre

University of Leeds

School of Geography

London School of Economics

Geography and Environment

Loughborough University

Geography and Environment

University of Manchester

Department of Geography

Newcastle University

Department of Geography

University of Northampton

Environmental & Geographical Sciences

University of Nottingham

School of Geography

Nottingham Trent University

Environmental Science

Open University

School of Social Sciences and Global Studies

University of Plymouth

School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences

University of Portsmouth

School of the Environment, Geography and Geosciences

University of Reading

Geography and Environmental Science

University of Sheffield

Department of Geography

University of St Andrews

Geography and Sustainable Development

Ulster University

School of Geography and Environmental Sciences