Taught course

Ecological Management and Conservation Biology

Institution
Queen's University Belfast · School of Biological Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A 2.2 Honours degree or above in a relevant area of science, such as any type of biology (including animal science, biological science, environmental science, marine biology and zoology), agriculture or veterinary science, paleoecology or geography. Those who have experience but less relevant degrees will be referred to the School for judgement on a case-by-case basis. Examples of relevant experience include (but are not limited to); farming, zoo work, conservation charities, environmental consultancy, conservation relevant NGOs, relevant Government Departments and overseas conservation volunteering.

Months of entry

September

Course content

We’re in the middle of a biodiversity crisis; the sixth mass extinction event on Earth. Over half of the world’s wildlife has vanished in the last fifty years.

There is unprecedented pressure on the environment due to exploitation, habitat degradation and loss, climate change, invasive species, pollution and emerging diseases. You can be part of something to help address these problems.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Neil Reid
Email
neil.reid@qub.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)28 9097 228