Applications are welcome from students with a good first degree (minimum 2.1 or equivalent) in Palaeontology or a related discipline.
Months of entry
January, September, July, April
Research is directed towards dinosaur limb mechanics
including computer modelling of dinosaur gait,
trackway formation and interpretation, including
LiDAR digital mapping of sites, palaeopathology,
taphonomy and embryology. The Manchester team
is also active in palaeoecological studies of dinosaur
sites, the study of Fossil Lagerstatten in general, and
in arthropod taxonomy and palaeoecology.
Information for international students
Overseas students would need to demonstrate competence in English Language, for example, IELTS score of 6.5.
Fees and funding
Please see www.manchester.ac.uk/postgraduate/funding
Qualification and course duration
MSc by research
Course contact details
- Michael Atherton
- +44(0)161 275 0776
- +44(0)161 306 9361