Taught course

Evolution: From the Galapagos to the 21st Century

University of Southampton · Biological Sciences

Entry requirements

2:1 in first degree (unless exceptional circumstances provided for 2:2) Submission of CV and application letter. Applicants will be interviewed.

Months of entry


Course content

The MRes Evolution: From the Galapagos to the 21st Century brings together academics from 9 different Schools and Departments across the University of Southampton. It is a unique multidisciplinary programme that demonstrates the importance of Evolution across all areas of life in the 21st Century. From Palaeontology and global change, to engineering and the emergence of disease, modelling evolutionary theory to the Philosophy of Science, students can bring their skills and work with academics from Biological Sciences, Archaeology, Computer Sciences, Engineering, Geography, Maths, Medicine, Philosophy, and, Ocean and Earth Sciences to better understand evolutionary processes.

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In this course page we explain a range of key information about the course. This includes typical entry requirements, modules you can take and how assessment works. We also suggest career opportunities open to you as a University of Southampton graduate of MRes Evolution: from the Galapagos to the 21st Century.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Scholarships, bursaries, sponsorships or grants may be available to support you through your course. Funding opportunities available to you are linked to your subject area and/or your country of origin. These can be from the University of Southampton or other sources.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Environmental and Life Sciences
+44 (0)23 8059 4348