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Normally at least a 2:1 Honours degree or equivalent in Biology or a relevant science subject is required, although a 2:2 with relevant experience will be considered. Applicants from non-science backgrounds will be considered, provided that the first degree contained an empirical component, and/or if the applicants have had work experience in the field of conservation/wildlife management.
Months of entry
- Delivered by internationally recognised experts
- Opportunities to undertake research projects within world-leading research teams in collaboration with NGOs and government bodies in the UK and overseas
- Extensive skills-based field learning within the UK
- Gain transferable skills in marine vertebrate ecology and conservation
- Study in a location surrounded in coastal and marine biodiversity
Information for international students
If you are an international student, please visit our international equivalency pages to enable you to see if your existing academic qualifications meet our entry requirements.
English language requirements
Overall score 6.5. No less than 6.0 in any section.
Overall score 90 with minimum scores of 21 for writing, 21 for listening, 22 for reading and 23 for speaking.
Pearson Test of English (Academic)
58 with no less than 55 in all communicative skills.
Fees and funding
Postgraduate loans are now available for Masters degrees. Find out more about eligibility and how to apply.
We are delighted to offer Global Excellence Scholarships for students of outstanding academic quality applying to postgraduate Taught programmes starting in Autumn 2020.
Qualification, course duration and attendance options
- full time12 months
- Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
Course contact details
- Biosciences Cornwall Taught Admissions
- +44 (0)1326 371801