University of Reading

University of Reading

Wildlife Management and Conservation

The objective of the course is to prime students for employment in the competitive wildlife conservation sector. Emphasis is placed on CV development so relevant extracurricular activities are provided and encouraged to help students to hone the skills and qualities desired by employers.

Entry requirements

Good Honours degree in biological; environmental; geographical; or agricultural science or a related subject.

Course modules

Modules include: species and habitat conservation; marine conservation; mammal conservation; geographic information systems; field trips.

Assessment methods

Most hours are spent in the field or in associated laboratory work. Fewer than 50 per cent of the contact hours are spent in a lecture room.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 7,500 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 17,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Reading Reading RG6 6UR South East

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
0118 378 5289