Research course

Animal Biology

University of Worcester · Institute of Science and the Environment

Entry requirements

Please see the University website

Months of entry


Course content

The University of Worcester welcomes applications to undertake research towards MPhil and PhD degrees in Animal Biology.

Research at Worcester has grown significantly in the last 10 years as the University itself has expanded. As a research student you will join a vibrant student community in our Research School and become part of our dynamic research environment.

You will have the opportunity to be supervised by leading researchers in your field and take advantage of our rich Researcher Development programme which will help you to develop the skills and knowledge you need to complete your research degree but also enhance the skills you will need in any future career.

Department specialisms

Our staff have expertise in comparative zoology, ecosystem modelling, conservation, invertebrate biology, animal behaviour, physiological and behavioural ecology, and animal welfare, ecological monitoring and modelling techniques for evidence-based conservation management of invertebrates and birds.

Fees and funding

Not specified

Qualification and course duration


part time
70 months
full time
48 months

Course contact details

Research School
01905 542182