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Conservation Science and Practice

12 months
Duration
25000 GBP/year
11000 GBP/year
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About

Conservation Science and Practice from Imperial College London lets you learn to lead conservation programmes to tackle global biodiversity challenges

Overview

At Conservation Science and Practice from Imperial College London you’ll balance interactive and engaging online activities with intensive in-person work to learn the fundamentals of biodiversity conservation and how to manage, deliver and evaluate the impacts of conservation programmes. You’ll be taught by scientists and practitioners from around the world and learn the tools and frameworks for tackling conservation problems effectively, thoughtfully, and ethically.

Fieldwork on the course will give you the opportunity to put your theoretical skills and knowledge into practice and give you the ability to strengthen these skills by completing an independent research project in an area of your interest. You can carry out your project in conjunction with an outside organisation in the UK or abroad.

Careers

The skills you have the opportunity to develop will equip you to become a conservation pioneer devoted to solving sustainability and environmental problems in a range of academic, research, governmental and non-governmental organisations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Past, present and future of biodiversity conservation
  • Navigating the complexities of social-ecological systems
  • Tracking and understanding outcomes and impacts
  • Making effective decisions
  • Research methods
  • Conservation case studies
  • Project management and building partnerships
  • Inference and estimation

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Most postgraduate courses remain open until they are full, so make sure you apply in good time. UK and non-visa nationals have the same deadline.

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
92

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
92

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Our minimum requirement is a 2.1 degree in any subject. Science, engineering or social science subjects are preferred, but other subject areas will be considered.
  • All candidates must demonstrate a minimum level of English language proficiency for admission to the College.
  • To show how you qualify for the course(s) you are applying for, you will need to provide information about the higher qualifications you have achieved or which you’re currently studying.
  • You will need to provide the names of two suitable referees. One must be an academic reference, the second referee may be another academic referee, or where appropriate/relevant, a professional referee.
  • Personal statement
  • Application fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11000 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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