Plymouth University

Plymouth University

Applied Marine Science

Coastal erosion. Threatened resources. Pollution. With increasing awareness of the importance of the world's oceans as a natural resource and of their role in the stability of the global climate and environment, marine science specialists are in high demand. Our vocational programme provides you with the scientific knowledge, skills and experience - together with practical field experience carried out with local marine partners and companies - you need for an exciting career in marine science.

Entry requirements

You should have:

A good honours degree or equivalent preferably in a science or engineering subject. If you don't have any recent formal qualifications, we may accept work place experience.
If you have overseas qualifications you can check how they compare with the UK equivalent through UK NARIC, who provide an advisory service.
English language:

If English is not your first language then we'll need evidence of your proficiency in English. The minimum IELTS score usually accepted is 6.5. Our International Office has more information.

Course modules

Core modules: Marine Science, Research Skills and Methods, Management of Coastal Environments and MRes Dissertation. The modules shown for this course or programme are those being studied by current students, or expected new modules. Modules are subject to change depending on year of entry.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,660 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,660 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,660 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,660 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,660 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,660 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,660 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,660 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,660 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2017 GBP 5,660 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Plymouth Site Plymouth PL4 8AA South West

Get in touch

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
01752 585858