Taught course

Biological Sciences

Institution
University of Sheffield · Department of Animal and Plant Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A 2:2 degree in biological sciences or other relevant science subject.

Applicants with professional experience may also be considered following interview.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This flexible course will teach you the key concepts and skills required for a successful career within biological science. Choose to develop a wide range of knowledge across the discipline or specialise in one of three areas: evolutionary biology, plant and crop science or biodiversity and conservation.

Whichever pathway you choose, you’ll be learning about the latest research in the field from the experts who are making the discoveries first-hand.

You’ll conduct your own fieldwork in the Peak District and receive training in experimental design and data collection, giving you the key skills to plan and manage your own projects.

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses

Information for international students

Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Email
aps.pgadmissions@sheffield.ac.uk