Taught course

Marine Biology

Bangor University · School of Ocean Sciences

Entry requirements

Applicants are normally expected to have a 2:1 undergraduate Honours degree for admission and to have a background in a Natural Science or related subject area. We also accept applicants with a lower second class honours degree and mature applicants (age 25+) without formal qualifications, but with suitable relevant experience (usually 2+ years).

Months of entry


Course content

This MSc is a full-time one-year course, consisting of 9 months taught course and 3 months research project, and examined by continuous assessment. The course provides advanced theoretical and practical training in marine biology. The School of Ocean Sciences at Bangor University has over 50 years’ experience of teaching at postgraduate level, and excellent teaching and research facilities for the study of the marine biology.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Dr Ian McCarthy
01248 351151