An Honours degree or equivalent qualification ideally in a related discipline. Equivalent qualifications and relevant experience within the industry will be considered.
Months of entry
This course provides understanding of complex scientific and policy issues involved in the conservation management of species and ecosystems. The opportunity to develop expertise in designing, planning and undertaking appropriate research and management projects within the discipline. The necessary preparation for further academic progression or employment in the fields of conservation and rural resource management in
the academic, voluntary, public and private sectors. Modules include: Research Methods; Protected Area Management; Species Conservation; Managing for Sustainable Ecosystems; Conservation Policy and Practice; Biological Surveying; Environmental Education.
Information for international students
An IELTS score of 6.5 is required. There are a range of pre-sessional English language programmes available with further English support classes during term time.
Fees and funding
International students who have secured a place on the course, may be selected and put forward for a Marshall Papworth Scholarship. These scholarships are awarded on a competitive basis and provide partial funding.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Coordinator
- +44 (0)1245 424200
- +44 (0)1245 420456