University of Aberdeen

University of Aberdeen

Applied Marine and Fisheries Ecology

This course is aimed at individuals with a relevant undergraduate degree who wish to gain specialist knowledge and technical skills. The programme will benefit individuals looking to progress to PhD level and individuals who are already working in marine sciences and who are keen to upgrade their knowledge and skills.

Entry requirements

A 2nd Class Honours degree (at least lower 2nd) or equivalent qualification in a biological discipline; candidates with Honours degrees in other subject areas (e.g. oceanography, mathematics, geography, economics) are considered if they can show supporting qualifications or aptitude at a sufficiently advanced level in a biological subject.

Assessment methods

Assessment uses a diverse range of formats including written reports, oral presentations, practical write-ups, group reports, management plans, literature reviews, project plans and the research project report. Academics provide detailed, individual feedback.

Sponsorship information

There are various sources of funding to support you during your period of study. We have a number of scholarships and bursaries available to our students, and external sources of funding available.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,200 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
King's Campus Aberdeen AB24 3FX Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Taught Secretary
Telephone number: 
01224 272692