University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham


Research projects in ecology are offered in a range of animal, plant and microbial topics including (a) competition and coexistence in animal communities and the evolution of host-parasite interactions, (b) the evolution of insect pollinator systems, (c) life history strategies and trade-offs, (d) processes in plant communities e.g. nutrient cycling and herbivory, and (e) the ecology of the lichen symbiosis and lichen-dominated ecosystems, and lichen population biology.

Entry requirements

2.2 Honours degree in a relevant subject such as a biological-related subject; or professional experience is considered; where English is not 1st language IELTS: 6.5 (no less than 6.0 in any element); or TOEFL paper based: 573 with 4.5 in TWE are required.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time £ 7,670 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MRes Full-time £ 14,420 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MRes Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University Park Campus Nottingham NG7 2RJ East Midlands

Key information

Postgraduate Enquiry Team
Telephone number: 
0115 951 5559