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
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:
- animal welfare
- biomedical science
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