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Biology, Conservation Biology

24 months
Duration
14096 EUR/year
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About

On the Master's programme in Biology, Conservation Biology from Lund University, you will learn how to use modern ecology and genetics within management and restoration, as well as in the study of the loss of biological diversity.

Overview

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.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Population and Community Ecology
  • Conservation Biology
  • Biological Monitoring/Water Management
  • Evolutionary Animal Ecology
  • Modelling Biological Systems
  • Processing and Analysis of Biological Data

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

You should apply between mid-October to 15 January for studies starting in the autumn semester

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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 ).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14096 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28192 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.

Full programme/course tuition fee: SEK 290 000

Living costs for Lund

7428 - 11057 SEK /month
Living costs

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

Funding

The Lund University Global Scholarship programme is a merit-based and selective scholarship targeted at top academic students from countries outside the EU/EEA.

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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