International Marine Science MSc

Heriot-Watt University

Student rating
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( 4.1) 920 reviews


Course info

This International Marine Science course offers students with a background in marine biology, geology or geography the opportunity to integrate their expertise in the wider marine science context. The highly interdisciplinary field of Marine Science aims to understand the biology, chemistry, geology and physics of this dynamic system so central to all our lives. It also considers the overarching influence of climate change and how policy can be brought to bear on managing the resources of the ... READ MORE

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Full time | Edinburgh Campus | 12 months | SEP

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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110th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
35th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
33rd

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP
Full Time
12 months

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, May 2019

Tuition fees

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£8,448 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£8,448 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£20,760 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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How Marine Biology students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 11 reviews

5 star 19%
4 star 63%
3 star 18%
2 star 0%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 920 reviews

5 star 28%
4 star 57%
3 star 14%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%

Where you'll study

Heriot-Watt University

Riccarton Edinburgh
Edinburgh, City Of
EH14 4AS United Kingdom Nearest train station: Curriehill  0.4 miles away

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