Research course

IBERS - Environmental Science

Aberystwyth University · Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences

Entry requirements

A minimum of at least an upper 2nd class honours degree is required to study for a PhD or a MPhil.

Months of entry

January, December, November, October, September, July, June, May, April, March, February

Course content

The institute benefits from extensive contact with other research institutions in the Aberystwyth area, in particular the BBSRC Institute of Grassland and Environmental Research, the Welsh Institute of Rural Studies and the Veterinary Research Centre. It also has contacts with research groups throughout the UK, Europe and North America.

Department specialisms

Environmental Impact Assessment; Environmental Rehabilitation.

Information for international students

Please see our website.

Fees and funding

BBSRC, ESRC, NERC, charities, industry, Aberystwyth Postgraduate Research Studentships, Aberystwyth International Postgraduate Research Studentships, department.

Please see our website for more information.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Mrs Michelle Allen
+ 44 (0) 1970 622315
+ 44 (0)1970 621981