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About

Designed for students aiming to work in research, education, and industry in the life sciences sector. Specifically this Animal Behaviour and Welfare programme from Queen's University Belfast will provide you with an advanced understanding of current and emerging issues in the both Animal Behaviour and Animal Welfare and provide you with an extensive range of lectures in a variety of topics.

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Overview

On the MSc in Animal Behaviour and Welfare , we do this by providing a range of different learning experiences which enable our students to engage with subject experts, develop attributes and perspectives. 

This approach will equip you for life and work in a global society and you will make use of innovative technologies and a world class library, which will enhance your development.

Program highlights

Career Development

Many of our graduates secure dream jobs around the world.

World Class Facilities

The School of Biological Sciences has a wide range of facilities to carry out Animal Behaviour and Welfare research. Our world class facilities include access to: Animal Laboratory Services Belfast Zoo Farm Animal Research Facilities Queen’s University Marine Laboratory Collections throughout the UK and Ireland

Internationally Renowned Experts

This Animal Behaviour and Welfare programme from Queen's University Belfast offers a unique opportunity to obtain a qualification in the fields of Animal Behaviour and Animal Welfare delivered by world class scientists.

Student Experience

In contrast to most MSc programmes at other UK universities, we will provide students with an extensive range of lectures in a variety of topics (for details see Programme Content).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Animal Behaviour and Welfare
  • Foundations for Research in the Biosciences 
  • Key Skills in Animal Behaviour and Welfare 
  • Literature Review: Animal Behaviour 
  • Research Project: Animal Behaviour and Welfare 
  • Professional Development and Work Placement 

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Normally a 2.2 Honours degree or above, in a relevant area of science (including psychology), or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University. We welcome applications from a diverse range of backgrounds, thus applicants who do not meet the above academic requirements but hold a degree (or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University) and can demonstrate appropriate experience, will be considered on an individual basis.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21400 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    6450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6450 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • Northern Ireland (NI) - £6,450
  • Republic of Ireland (ROI) - £6,450
  • England, Scotland or Wales (GB) - £7,250
  • EU Other - £21,400
  • International - £21,400

Living costs for Belfast

561 - 887 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.

Our partners

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