University of Derby

University of Derby

Conservation Biology

Our course is designed to develop your knowledge in a range of theoretical aspects of conservation biology and to give you the opportunity to gain practical experience in the field. We give you the opportunity to study the reasons why so many species are under threat and develop skills in the management of species and the wider environment. You�ll be taught by a highly qualified team of active international researchers, with research skills in conservation biology and environmental management. A major part of this course is the independent research project which can be designed to suit your individual interests. You will have the flexibility to research into a topic of your choice, so you can tailor it to meet your career aspirations.

Entry requirements

You will usually need either an Honours degree in a related scientific subject (at least 2nd class) or equivalent experience.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 550 per Module (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 11,440 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 550 per Module (home fees) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Kedleston Road Campus Derby DE22 1GB East Midlands

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