University of Lincoln

University of Lincoln

Biology

Areas of expertise in the School include botany; microbiology; genetics; paleobiology; biodiversity; reproductive biology and embryology; and behavioural ecology. Opportunities for research at MPhil or PhD levels exist in a broad range of biology-related areas. There is an emphasis on independent research and study, with supervision by an advisory team of academic staff.

Entry requirements

Applicants should possess a minimum 2.1 in a relevant Honours degree, or an equivalent qualification.

Course modules

Research areas in the school include: evolution of life histories; sensory biology; population studies and genetic variability; reproductive biology and embryology; animal-plant interactions; animal-plant interactions; biodiversity; assessment and conservation of biodiversity; paleobiology.

Assessment methods

Research project.

Sponsorship information

All UK or EU students who hold a 1st or Upper 2nd Class Honours degree from another institution will receive a 20% reduction in tuition fees when they enrol on a University of Lincoln taught Master's programme. The scholarship is offset against tuition fee payments due for each academic year of study. Please note that the Master of Architecture (Part 2) and MBA programmes are exceptions to this scheme, as other scholarships are in place for those courses.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 15,600 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 15,600 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Lincoln (Main Site) Lincoln LN6 7TS East Midlands

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