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M.Sc. On Campus

Biodiversity Conservation

Bournemouth University

12 months
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15750 GBP/year
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About

Learn about all the latest developments in conservation science on this accredited course, taught in a biodiverse hotspot on the Dorset coast.

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Overview

Why study MSc Biodiversity Conservation at BU?

  • Study in a location perfectly suited to learn about biodiversity conservation 
  • Develop your knowledge of ecology, geography, social science, psychology and technology in this political and socio-economically important subject area 
  • Enjoy access to a vast amount of research from our academics, including; tropical and temperate ecosystems, grassland, forest, freshwater, coastal and marine environments 
  • Learn about the latest developments in conservation science and practice, hone your ability to communicate effectively, and be mentored in identifying flora and fauna 
  • Benefit from our wide network of professional contacts to find a six-week placement In the UK or abroad to suit your individual career aspirations 
  • Profit from our expert academics who are actively researching biodiversity conservation worldwide and bring their expertise to every session. 

Careers

This course prepares you for a career in the commercial and statutory environmental sectors. Its strong emphasis on core skills in environmental practice gives students the edge when seeking employment. On completing the course not only will you have subject expertise but you will know how to apply that knowledge to make a difference in biodiversity conservation. You will be prepared to undertake roles such as ecological consultant, environmental consultant, environmental conservation manager or academic researcher.

Accreditation

Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Conservation in Practice
  • Field Ecology Skills
  • Frontiers in Biodiversity
  • Quantitative & Spatial Analysis
  • Research Project

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

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Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelors Honours degree with 2:2 in a required subject.
  • Required subjects include: Biology, Ecology, Environmental Sciences, Earth & Geographical Sciences, Conservation Biology, Ecology & Wildlife Conservation.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15750 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8750 GBP per year during 12 months.

Fees shown are for 2022/23 entry, please visit the BU website for more information about fees.

Living costs for Bournemouth

700 - 1000 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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