Postgraduate

Ecology and Wildlife Conservation MSc

Ecology and Wildlife Conservation MSc

Full time: 12 months

Profile

Our Ecology and Wildlife Conservation MSc equips you with the skills necessary to pursue a successful career as ecologists or in an environmentally-related field. The course has a professional focus, preparing you for the workplace.

This course is subject to full University approval.

This means that you can't apply for this course just yet.

What you'll learn

The course aims to provide graduates with:

  • advanced conceptual understanding
  • detailed knowledge
  • specialised technical skills
  • professional awareness

You will study chosen areas of ecological science such as:

  • wildlife conservation policy and practice
  • environmental impacts
  • sustainable development

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Entry Requirements

A 2:2 BSc or BEng honours degree, or international equivalent, in a relevant subject such as:

  • microbiology
  • agriculture
  • environmental engineering
  • biology
  • biological sciences
  • ecology
  • environmental science
  • zoology
  • marine biology
  • oceanography
  • geography

We will also consider applicants with non-standard qualifications and relevant experience.

English Language requirements

To study this course you need to meet our Band 2 English Language requirements.

Direct Entry : IELTS 6.5 overall (with a minimum of 5.5 in all sub-skills)

Our typical English Language requirements are listed as IELTS scores but we also accept a wide range of English Language tests.

The equivalent academic qualifications that we accept are listed on our country pages.

If you have lower English Language scores, you may be accepted onto a pre-sessional English course. 

How to Apply

This course is subject to full University approval.

This means that you can't apply for this course just yet.