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Progress in Geography Conference 2018

Event Summary 

Our annual Progress in Geography Conference involves a day of talks given by our Geography Fellows on a variety of topics, students also get the opportunity to informally tour the College and speak to current Fitzwilliam Geography Students. The Conference is aimed at current year 12 pupils interested in studying Geography at Cambridge. The event will provide potential applicants with a flavour of undergraduate study and an opportunity to explore topics of interest beyond what's covered within the school curriculum.

Progress in Geography Conference 2018

Last year's Progress in Geography Conference took place on Friday 29 June 2018, the event was run by Professor Bhaskar Vira, Director of Studies in Geography. The conference programme can be found here.  

"Fitzwilliam College is a friendly, welcoming College which clearly values Geography as a subject". Geography Conference Attendee 2018.

"All of the lectures were very well executed and remained interesting and captivating throughout". Geography Conference Attendee 2018.

"The lectures were very relevant in today’s society". Geography Teacher (attended Geography Conference 2018).

Progress in Geography Conference 2019

Online bookings for the 2019 Progress in Geography Conference will open in February 2019.


If you have any questions about the taster day, please do not hesitate to get in touch