The Department of Geography and Earth Sciences maintains world-class laboratory facilities and field equipment supporting research across the Earth and Environmental Sciences. These incorporate state-of-the-art dating and geochemical research laboratories and a suite of advanced geomatics equipment including terrestrial laser scanners, robotic total station and RTK GPS.

The department also has up to date teaching and computing facilities for students including the Digital Map Library and a range of teaching laboratories which are utilised for class practical sessions and for individual dissertations.

Services for staff include a comprehensive reprography & cartographic/drawing office and electronics/computer maintainance facilities.