Imperial College London

Imperial College London

Ecological Applications

This course offers a background in ecological applications. Study covers areas such as integrated pest management; plant pathology including virus vectors; pollution ecology; global diversity and GIS.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree (minimum 2.1) or equivalent in an appropriate science subject; all applicants whose 1st language is not English require: GCSE, IGCSE, GCE O-level or equivalent at grade C; or Cambridge certificate of proficiency in English (CPE) at grade C; or IELTS score of 7.0 with a score of 6.5 or better in the written and speaking section; or TOEFL paper minimum score of 610 (test of written English (TWE) of 4.5 or more); or TOEFL computer minimum score of 250 (TWE of 4.5 or more); or TOEFL internet minimum score of 100 overall, including a minimum of 24 in the written section and a minimum of 22 in the speaking section.

Course modules

Modules include: Population ecology, demography and management; economic and ecological decision-making; experimental design and statistics; systematics of insects and mites; research project. Optional modules: theory and practice of biological control; integrated pest management; plant pathology including virus vectors; pollution ecology; global diversity and GIS; biodiversity and ecosystem function; insect diversity and evolution; macroecology; forest ecology, management and conservation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on a research project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 9,200 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 26,100 per Whole course (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
South Kensington Campus Kensington and Chelsea SW7 2AZ South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Director of Postgraduate Studies
Telephone number: 
020 7594 5209