Taught course

Tropical Ecosystems

Bangor University · College of Natural Sciences
PhD by taughtMPhil

Entry requirements

A first degree or MSc in a relevant subject is required.

Months of entry


Course content

Research is concentrated on the fundamental science of wood and plant fibres, natural fibre reinforced composites, and the use of plant-derived materials as chemical feedstocks; particular attention is paid to environmental impacts.

Information for international students

'Split' PhD/MPhil programmes are offered for international students with part of the study taking place in the student's own country or a third country.

Fees and funding

UK Research Councils (UK students only); Foreign and Commonwealth Office (via British Council); European Union; University scholarships (UK students only); Overseas Research Student scheme; Charities and Trusts; Commonwealth Scholarships; International agencies; Overseas Government Scholarships.

Qualification and course duration

PhD by taught

full time
36 months
part time
60 months


full time
24 months
part time
36 months

Course contact details

Sally Wells
01248 382314