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About the department

Our organisation
The Department of Human Geography was established in mid 50's when the discipline of Geography was divided into Physical Geography and Human Geography. The beginning of 60's was marked by the establishment of the study field of of Economic Geography. Nowadays the department has around 400 students and more than 50 employees.

You can find us at Sölvegatan 10, Geocentrum I in our new well-equiped premises. The Human Ecology Division is also situated in here.

The department is active in 

  • human ecology,
  • economic geography,
  • historical and landscape geography,
  • environmental geography,
  • urban/social/political geography
  • development geography. 
  • and human geography applications: GIS and remote sensing.

Our Department is a part of the Faculty of Social Scences.

Human Geography

Page Manager:

Student Office

Contact details

Phone: 046-222 17 59
expeditionen [at] keg [dot] lu [dot] se

How to find us


Opening hours during spring 2019

Monday: 10:00-12:00

Tuesday: Closed

Wednesday: 10:00-12:00

Thursday: 10:00-12:00

Friday: 10:00-12:00

Exams and assignments are only handed out during Student Office opening hours.


Click here to see if your exam or assignment is available for handout at the Student Office


Telephone hours

Monday: 09:00-12:00

Tuesday: Closed

Wednesday: 09:00-12:00

Thursday: 09:00-12:00

Friday: 09:00-12:00


The Department of Human Geography
and the Human Ecology Division

Address: Sölvegatan 10,
223 62 Lund
Phone: 046-222 17 59

Faculty of Social Sciences