We have excellent facilities for genomics and post genomics including micro-arrays, sequencing, proteomics, imaging, mouse and zebrafish transgenics, model organisms (bacteria, yeast, worms, flies, arachnids, fish, amphibians, crustaceans and mammals) and bioinformatics.
We also foster interactions and discussions of current research with several internal themed discussion groups which include postgraduates, postdoctoral fellows and academic staff. We provide an environment for pursuing research in a fruitful and productive fashion leading to further development as scientists.
- study and social space
- networked computers
- a bookable seminar room
- kitchen facilities
- a programme of social events
More informationVisit official programme website
Research projects in this area will centre on adaptive decision-making in animals in a range of contexts, including:
- trade-offs between social and sexual behaviour, learning and other components of life history, such as immune function and disease resistance
- associative and higher order learning in invertebrates
- effects of genetic differences in social behaviour on population dynamics in nematodes
- the evolution of insect pollinator systems
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
Although most postgraduate courses do not formally close for applications, places are limited and courses may become full.
DisciplinesAnimal Sciences View 63 other Masters in Animal Sciences in United Kingdom
2:2 (or international equivalent) in a relevant subject
EU/EEA10305 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 10305 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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