Bangor University

Bangor University

Conservation and Land Management

The course provides students with a broad and balanced understanding of the fundamental science underpinning conservation and land use; the course addresses issues concerned with sustainable use of the countryside.

Entry requirements

A 2.2 Honours degree in a relevant subject, e.g. biology, agriculture, environmental studies, geography, economics, law, social sciences and psychology Applications from mature applicants, who have relevant experience in forestry, agriculture, conservation or land use, are actively encouraged. Applicants with other backgrounds will be considered on an individual basis. IELTS: 6.0 (with no element below 5.5) is required.

Course modules

All years: conservation biology; insect pollinators and plants; agriculture and the environment; management planning for conservation; dissertation.

Assessment methods

These include a dissertation.

Sponsorship information

European Social Fund Scholarships may be available for qualified candidates from Objective 1 area of Wales.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,500 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
PgDip Part-time - 30 weeks

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bangor Campus Bangor (Wales) LL57 2DG Wales

Key information

Telephone number: 
01248 382991