Taught course

Ecology and Environmental Biology

Institution
University of Glasgow · School of Life Sciences
Qualifications
MResPGDip

Entry requirements

A Second-class Honours degree or equivalent (e.g. GPA of 3.0 or above) in a relevant scientific subject. Professional experience may be taken into account.

Please also include the following with your application

  • CV
  • two references
  • personal statement

Months of entry

September

Course content

The Master of Research (MRes) programme in Ecology and Environmental Biology provides research training for students wishing to enter a PhD programme or seeking a career in ecological science.

The MRes Ecology and Environmental Biology degree programme draws on the research interests of a large number of university staff in the Institute of Biodiversity, Animal Health and Comparative Medicine and allows you the chance to obtain experience in a wide range of modern research techniques.

    • There is considerable expertise in this area of biology available at Glasgow, especially in ornithology, fish biology, aquatic ecosystems, epidemiology, modelling and physiological, molecular and evolutionary ecology.

Information for international students

Please see the English language Requirements.

This one-year masters programme is eligible for a new, streamlined visa application process: find out more

www.gla.ac.uk/international/visapilot/

www.gla.ac.uk/international/support/

Fees and funding

UK students
Full-time fee: £8000
International students
Full-time fee: £21020

For funding opportunities search the scholarships database

www.gla.ac.uk/postgraduate/feesandfunding/feetable/2018-19/

Qualification and course duration

MRes

full time
12 months

PGDip

full time
9 months

Further details of qualification

This Masters programme is mainly intended to provide a training for students who hope to enter a PhD programme in the areas of ecology and environmental biology, and who wish training in transferable skills and in ecological and environmental disciplines.

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
mvls-ecolbio@glasgow.ac.uk