University of Warwick

University of Warwick

Environmental Bioscience in a Changing Climate

On completion of this course students are able to: evaluate the impacts of climate change, locally and globally; evaluate the role of environmental bioscience in the carbon economy; understand the contribution organic and low input systems can play in agricultural food production and how to respond to new and emerging pests and diseases; understand and critically evaluate environmental accounting, environmental regulation and ecosystem service provision; understand the factors improving soil, air and water quality and recognise their roles in fresh food production and society values; appreciate the role of environmental law and regulation in achieving environmental goals.

Entry requirements

2nd Class Honours degree; or an equivalent qualification in a scientific or another appropriate discipline; applicants with an HND (or equivalent) with 2 or more years relevant post qualification experience are considered; English language requirement: IELTS 6.5, TOEFL (iBT) 92 or equivalent.

Sponsorship information

A bursary (deduction from tuition fees) is available to students studying this course full-time (�1,500 to UK and EU students or �1,300 to international [non-EU] students); scholarships worth �3,000 (and one scholarship worth �1,000) are also available; to apply for a scholarship the student must be in receipt of an offer to study on this course at the University of Warwick; the closing date for scholarship applications is 30th June 2010.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 7,400 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 21,280 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Part-time £ 6,450 per Whole course (home fees) 24 months
MSc Part-time £ 18,680 per Whole course (overseas fees) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Warwick Coventry CV4 7AL West Midlands

Key information

PG Admissions
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02476 524585