University of Edinburgh
Applied Animal Behaviour and Animal Welfare
This programme offers an integrated approach to study of animal welfare in both companion and farm animals; the programme provides students with an understanding of animal welfare that can be applied in animal research, management, care, production, inspection, assessment and preparation of legislation.
Applicants require a UK 2.1 undergraduate degree, or its international equivalent, in animal science, biology, psychology, zoology or veterinary science; applicants whose 1st language is not English require: IELTS 6.5 (with at least 6.0 in each module); TOEFL internet-based test 92 (with at least 20 in each module); PTE 61 (with at least 56 in each of the communicative skills sections); or CPE grade C or CAE grade B.
Modules include: introduction to applied animal behaviour and animal welfare; biology of suffering; animal cognition and consciousness; scientific methodology; animal welfare applications.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,600 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 15,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 5,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 2,200 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 3,300 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 7,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies||Edinburgh||EH25 9RG||Scotland|
0131 651 3914