Biology, Master | University of Lincoln | Lincoln, United Kingdom
12 months
Duration
16700 GBP/year
4668 GBP/year
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About

Biology covers a diverse range of subject areas and this MSc by Research in Biology at University of Lincoln provides an opportunity for students to commence research in their own specialisms.

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Overview

Students benefit from training courses provided by the University aimed at developing key skills in research. Under the guidance and advice of their academic supervisors, students can develop their ability to effectively communicate their research and thesis.

Beyond learning how to conduct research and the specialist skills that students are expected to develop within their subject discipline, the process of studying for a research degree can provide transferable skills in problem-solving, time management, independent and team work, and communication.

How You Study

Due to the nature of postgraduate research programmes, the majority of time is spent in independent study and research. Students in the MSc by Research in Biology at University of Lincoln  will have meetings with their academic supervisor, but the frequency of these will vary depending on individual requirements, subject area, staff availability, and stage of Biology at University of Lincoln.

Programme Structure

Research Areas and Topics

  • Research within the School of Life Sciences is conducted within five research groups.
  • The Animal Behaviour, Cognition, and Welfare Research Group comprises a unique team of internationally-renowned researchers working at the forefront of, and interface between, animal behaviour, cognition, health, and welfare. The Evolution and Ecology Group works to understand the evolution and ecology of populations, species, and communities across all levels of biological organisation, from genes through to ecosystems.

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Places are limited for some courses, so it is best to submit your application as early as possible. 

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • First or upper second class honours degree in a relevant subject.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16700 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    4668 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4668 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part time:

  • Home: £2,344 per year 
  • International: £8,350per year

Living costs for Lincoln

660 - 1140 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.

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