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  • National Student Survey results 2016

    August 17 2016

    Overall satisfaction at the School of Geography and Planning has been rated at 92% in this year’s National Student Survey (NSS) of final year undergraduate students. Published on 10th August 2016, the NSS has found that 92% of students at the School of Geography and Planning were satisfied with their overall experience and 91% were satisfied with academic support and teaching.

  • Ten reasons to study for an undergraduate degree in the School of Geography and Planning at Cardiff University

    August 17 2016

    Welcome to the School of Geography and Planning, an internationally recognised centre of excellence with regards to its teaching, research and engagement activities.

  • New bursary to help promote diversity in planning

    July 20 2016

    The Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) has announced four undergraduate bursaries for the 2016-17 academic year to help high-achieving students from diverse backgrounds or living with a disability to study planning and gain Chartered membership.

  • School of Geography and Planning Graduation Reception - Thursday 14th July 2016

    July 12 2016

    Join us for a brunch and drinks reception with a speech from the Head of School and a certificate presentation for high achieving students in a marquee on the lawn of the Main Building from 10.30am. A photographer will be on hand to capture moments from the event. 

  • Cardiff Case Studies 2016

    May 27 2016

    Each year Geography teachers are invited to attend a Cardiff Case Studies conference at Cardiff University, where they will be able to meet the authors of the case studies and hear them present. We have had exceptionally positive feedback from teachers who have attended past events and it is a day that the academic staff thoroughly enjoy too.

  • Live Stream - Smart Specialisation and Regional Innovation Conference

    May 11 2016

    On Thursday May 12th, academics from the School are leading a major European policy conference on Regional Innovation at the Committee of the Regions, Brussels.

  • UK-Ireland Planning Research Conference 2016

    March 31 2016

    On the 6th and 7th September 2016, the School of Geography and Planning hosts the annual UK-Ireland Planning Research Conference 2016.

  • The 11th Regional Innovation Policies Conference 2016

    March 10 2016

    This year the 11th Regional Innovation Policies Conference 2016 will be held at the School of Geography and Planning, Cardiff University, on the 3rd and 4th November 2016.    

  • PhD Studentship in the School of Geography and Planning

    February 23 2016

    The Wales Doctoral Training Centre (Wales-DTC) is awarding a number of ESRC-funded postgraduate research studentships to support doctoral research and training at the School of Geography and Planning.

  • Homelessness in Great Britain: Taking the long view

    February 9 2016

    An anniversary event to mark a shared milestone for Cardiff University and Shelter will explore the future challenges of homelessness.