Okay, so you’re probably wondering what careers in geography you can do if you study it at school or university.  After all, if journalism students can become journalists and law students have the chance of becoming lawyers, what jobs do geography graduates and students choose?  Do they become geographers?

Well, sort of.

Whilst geographers can choose to specialise in a particular field of geography, like mapping (“cartography”) or researching population growth, there are a huge number of jobs to do with geography for graduates of the subject.  So what exactly are your options?

‘Careers in geography range from journalism and law to weather forecasting and architecture’

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