Taught course

Biosystematics

Institution
Imperial College London · Department of Life Sciences
Qualifications
MSc(Res)DIC

Entry requirements

At least an Upper Second Class Honours (2:1) degree in a biological or environmental subject is required, or an equivalent overseas qualification.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This one-year research-based course is run jointly with the Natural History Museum, which is just a five-minute walk from Imperial's South Kensington Campus.

It provides a broad perspective of taxonomy and systematics, together with relevant practical experience, and is aimed at students who wish to broaden their knowledge in this area.

The programme is specifically designed to prepare students before undertaking a PhD or embarking on a career in systematics research, for which it provides excellent networking opportunities.

Fees and funding

UK students
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For more information on the Postgraduate Master's Loan scheme and other funding opportunities that are available, please visit our Fees and Funding website.

Qualification and course duration

MSc(Res)

full time
12 months

DIC

full time
12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Dissertation75 (3000 words)
Viva voce25

Course contact details

Name
Amoret Whitaker
Email
a.whitaker@nhm.ac.uk