Welcome to the website of the Institute of Geography, University of Bern. Founded in 1886, the Institute comprises Human Geography, Physical Geography, and Integrative Geography and conducts research on all aspects of geography. The Institute offers a Bachelor and a Master program and contributes to several other study programs.
Physical Geography among world`s top ten geography programs
The Institute`s Department of Physical Geography was ranked fourth out of the ten best physical geography programs. The ranking is developed by the World University Rankings (CWUR) and based on the number of research articles in top-tier journals.