Environmental Biology PhD

University of Essex

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( 4.2) 1164 reviews


Course info

This course covers a wide spectrum of biology from genes to ecosystems, and this broad-based structure provides opportunities for developing novel ideas and inter-disciplinary projects. As a research student at Essex, you will work at the heart of our internationally acknowledged and well-connected research community. We offer world-class supervision and training opportunities, and encourage you to engage with other researchers, professionals, practitioners and research users, where possible ... READ MORE

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Full time | Colchester Campus | 4 years | OCT

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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57th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
44th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
55th

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT
Full Time
4 years

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, February 2019

Tuition fees

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£4,630 per year
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£4,630 per year
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£17,040 per year
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Student rating ( 4.3) 66 reviews

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Student rating ( 4.2) 1,164 reviews

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3 star 12%
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Where you'll study

University of Essex

University of Essex Wivenhoe Park Colchester
Essex
CO4 3SQ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Hythe   0.6 miles away

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