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A minimum of a 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in:
- any biological or behavioural science discipline, including anthropology, psychology and linguistics
- or an MBBS/BDS degree.
This programme accepts both medical and dental students wishing to take a master's degree as an intercalation. You will need to have successfully completed your third or fourth year of study.
Practical laboratory work experience is desirable, although not essential. The modules you can study may depend on your academic background.
Months of entry
Our MRes in Animal Behaviour has possible applications in:
- animal welfare
- biomedical science
The Centre for Behaviour and Evolution at Newcastle University brings together experts in:
- behavioural ecology
- comparative cognition
- animal welfare.
Information for international students
English Language Requirements:
Direct Entry: IELTS 6.5 overall (with a minimum of 6.5 in all sub-skills).
International students wishing to discuss these opportunities may contact:
Faculty of Medical Sciences
Fees and funding
See Fees and Funding tab in the Programme information in our online Prospectus.
Qualification, course duration and attendance options
- full time12 months
- Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
Course contact details
- Medical Sciences Graduate School
- +44 (0) 191 208 5379