Research course

Animal Behaviour

Institution
Newcastle University · Faculty of Medical Sciences
Qualifications
MRes

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2:1 honours degree, or international equiHere are the academic and English language requirements you need to study on this course.

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

September

Course content

Our Animal Behaviour MRes is research-based with a taught component. It provides a springboard into a career that involves scientific research.

About this course

The study of animal behaviour is an exciting and theoretically rigorous area of the biological sciences with possible applications in:

  • conservation
  • animal welfare
  • biomedical science
  • agriculture.

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Information for international students

English Language Requirements:

Direct Entry: IELTS 6.5 overall (with a minimum of 6.5 in all sub-skills).

Fees and funding

See Fees and Funding tab in the Programme information in our online Prospectus.

Qualification and course duration

MRes

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Medical Sciences Graduate School
Email
mres-enquiries@ncl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 191 208 5379