Features of the Biology, Conservation Biology programme from Lund University:
- Global and regional aspects of biodiversity and restoration ecology
- Population ecology as a tool in practical conservation biology
- Analytical methods in conservation biology
- Close connections to research in an international environment
Career Prospects:Conservation biology professionals are needed and employed by a diverse range of governmental and non-governmental organisations in addition to private consultancies and research agencies. The Master's programme also provides a foundation for continued studies at doctoral level.
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Programme StructureCourses include:
- Population and Community Ecology
- Conservation Biology
- Biological Monitoring/Water Management
- Evolutionary Animal Ecology
- Modelling Biological Systems
- Processing and Analysis of Biological Data
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Bachelor s degree of at least 180 credits, of which 90 credits must be in science, including 5 credits in statistics and 60 credits in biology comprising cell biology, genetics, microbiology, ecology, botany and zoology, or the equivalent. Proficiency in English equivalent to English 6/B from Swedish upper-secondary school.
- Based on grades awarded for previous academic courses, as well as a statement of purpose for the application and qualifications from research/work of relevance to the study programme (from the applicant s Summary sheet ).
International13742 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 27484 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
Full programme/course tuition fee: SEK 290 000
The Lund University Global Scholarship programme is a merit-based and selective scholarship targeted at top academic students from countries outside the EU/EEA.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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