University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Evolutionary Biology

This course involves the study of adaptation of organisms to their environment, at the whole organism and molecular scales; studies available include the evolutionary and behavioural ecology of insects and mammals and other species, genetic variation in wild populations of fungi, ecological genetics, and the interface between evolution and development; in addition, a number of researchers are interested in estimation of the deep phylogeny of major groups of organisms, such as pulmonate molluscs and bacteria.

Entry requirements

2.2 Honours degree; or equivalent in a relevant biological-related subject; or substantial and relevant work experience is considered; where English is not 1st language IELTS: 6.5 with at least 6.0 in any element; or TOEFL paper based: 573 with 4.5 are required.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time £ 4,052 per Academic year (home fees) 1 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