Taught course

Ecological Applications

Imperial College London · Department of Life Sciences

Entry requirements

The minimum entry requirement for consideration is a good degree from a UK university at Upper Second Class (2:1) or above, or an overseas equivalent.

Months of entry


Course content

This course provides both theoretical and hands on training in the application of ecological and evolutionary science to planning, monitoring, management and control.

Based at Silwood Park Campus, an internationally renowned centre of excellence for ecological research, the course is run with outside partners such as:

  • The Centre for Ecology and Hydrology
  • CABI
  • Zoological Society of London
  • Surrey Wildlife Trust
  • British Trust for Ornithology
  • Thomson Ecology

Each module is taught by a leading researcher in that field, focusing on the practical, quantitative and analytical skills desired by ecology employers in industry, the public sector and NGOs, or in preparing for a PhD in applied ecology.

Information for international students

For up to date information please visit http://www.imperial.ac.uk/visit/campuses/silwood-park/prospective-students/international-students/

Fees and funding

For up to date information please visit our Fees and Funding page at http://www.imperial.ac.uk/study/pg/fees-and-funding/

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Amanda Ellis