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Marine Biology and Oceanography (with Placement) MSci

Bangor University

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( 4.5) 2672 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE F71P
This is a 5-year course. During the first, second and fourth years, you will follow an appropriate BSc degree course structure in one of the following: Marine Biology and Oceanography BSc. At the end of Year 2, providing a satisfactory mark has been obtained, you continue with Year 3 of the BSc course (after your palcement year) and proceed to a 5th year specialised course. In Year 5 you carry out a substantial piece of research which forms your Year 5 dissertation. You will be able to work in ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
4th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
83rd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
82nd

Start date and duration

Start date
28-SEP-20
Full Time
5 Years

Entry requirements
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£9,000 per year
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£9,000 per year
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£9,000 per year
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£9,000 per year
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Latest Oceanography reviews

Oceanography
R
Rhiannon
21 Feb 20

Marine Biology and Oceanography MSci

It's been amazing, joined so many societies and clubs, volunteered lots, made new friends, been on a variety of field...
J
Jodie
28 Jan 20

Marine Biology and Oceanography MSci

I'm in my 2nd year at university, and am involved with an academic society and 2 sports clubs. I am also doing a course...

Review breakdown

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  • Societies and Sports
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  • Local life
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How Oceanography students rated:

Student rating ( 4.4) 49 reviews

5 star 64%
4 star 24%
3 star 6%
2 star 2%
1 star 4%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.5) 2,672 reviews

5 star 62%
4 star 28%
3 star 8%
2 star 1%
1 star 1%
Bangor University
CompUniGuide ranking
83rd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.5)
Bangor University achieved a Gold Award for ‘outstanding teaching’ in the national Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). Based between the mountains and the sea in north Wales, Bangor University has around 10,000 students studying a wide range of subjects including Accounting & Finance, Forestry and Conservation, Psychology, Law, Music, Ocean Sciences, English Literature and Language, Medical Sciences, Nursing, and Zoology. Bangor University came within the top 10 in the University of the Year category at the 2019 Whatuni Student Choice Awards, and this success is reflected in comments left by our student reviewers, many of whom have nothing but great things to say about their entire time studying at Bangor. Bangor students on Whatuni say: “ONCE IN A LIFETIME. Amazing course, amazing location. Incredible lecturers, incredible facilities.

Where you'll study

Bangor University

Bangor University Bangor, Gwynedd
LL57 2DG United Kingdom Nearest train station: Bangor   0.3 miles away

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