Taught course

Biosciences

Institution
Aberystwyth University · Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences
Qualifications
MRes

Entry requirements

BSc honours degree (2:1) in a related subject at undergraduate level and accompanying references. We will consider applicants with other experience which gives an equivalent basis for entry. You application will be assessed by the Scheme coordinator and the proposed supervisor as to the quality of the proposed project and suitability of student to the project.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course makes an ideal stepping-stone for those considering PhD or company-based research and provides an opportunity for you to explore your interest in the biosciences in depth while showing a commitment to a research-focused career. Our course is flexible, allowing you to explore and specialise in an area of biology that fascinates you with the personalised support of a supervisor. With over 200 members of staff, the breadth of research and expertise in the institute means that you can undertake research in any one of the many areas of specialisation including, zoology, plant breeding, microbiology, bioinformatics, animal or equine science, marine biology and ecology.

Information for international students

Visa Support

Fees and funding

UK students
£7160
International students
£15750

Fees & Finance

Qualification and course duration

MRes

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Mrs Michelle Allen
Email
myd@aber.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1970 622315
Fax
+44 (0)1970 621981