University of Exeter

University of Exeter

Conservation Science and Policy

This programme examines scientific and policy-oriented aspects of conservation. Students understand issues and scenarios around climate change, food security and social justice. Students have the opportunity to tailor the programme to focus on those areas of most interest or relevance to their professional development. The course includes a Kenya field trip to some of East Africa�s most famous conservation areas.

Entry requirements

All applicants are considered individually on merit although we usually require a 2.1 Honours degree (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline.

Assessment methods

All taught modules assessed by a variety of different types of coursework, presentations plus a dissertation of 15,000 words.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 11,500 per Academic year (EU fees) 11 months
MSc Full-time £ 11,500 per Academic year (home fees) 11 months
MSc Full-time £ 21,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 11 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Penryn Campus Falmouth TR10 9EZ South West

Key information

Cornwall Admissions
Telephone number: 
01326 371801