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M.Sc. On Campus

Biodiversity, Conservation And Environmental Quality

University of Siena

24 months
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The Biodiversity, Conservation And Environmental Quality course from the University of Siena is  entirely taught in English, prepares the highly qualified figure of environmental biologist expert in the multiple aspects of biodiversity, aimed at nature conservation and the assessment of environmental quality.

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The Biodiversity, Conservation And Environmental Quality course from the University of Siena  therefore deals with the analysis and protection of biodiversity, environmental monitoring, research, scientific dissemination, education, thus meeting the national and international demand for experts in biodiversity.

Graduates in BECQ can continue their studies by accessing a PhD program, and can take the state exam for Biologists.

Career Prospects

Graduates in BCEQ find their natural place within bodies for the environment and biodiversity, institutions and laboratories for analysis and research, local authorities, cooperatives, consortia for the management of museums, parks, protected areas and nature reserves, and as freelance biologists.

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Biodiversity And Conservation Of Fungi
  • Biodiversity And Pharmaceuticals
  • Bioinformatics
  • Conservation Biology
  • I.c. Environmental Quality And Management
  • Microbial Biodiversity
  • Molecular Applied Zoology
  • Plant Diversity

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Declaration of Value
  • Passport with Visa
  • A passport Picture
  • Codice Fiscale issued by Agenzia delle Entrate
  • Original of your High School Diploma
  • Certificate released by the competent University declaring the exam transcripts (with translation), as well as, for each subject,detailed programmes for the completion of said qualifications; the study programme can be certified by the DiplomaSupplement,where in place
  • Certificate declaring the pass grade of an eventual special academic competence exam eventually   required for  entry to University in the Country of origin
  • Pdf of Dream Apply
  • Pdf of Universitaly
  • All original documents and a copy of everything divided in two separate folders (one for originals, one for copies).

Tuition Fee

The amount of tuition fees is based on both the student’s family income, as declared in the ISEE certification.The ISEE values for the calculation of contribution range from a minimum of € 16.000,00 up to a maximum of € 90.000,00 in order to properly consider the real economic conditions of the family. For ISEE less than € 16.000,00 no contribution is expected.

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Living costs for Siena

600 - 950 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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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