Marine Biology BSc (Hons)

University of Liverpool

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UCAS CODE C160
From microscopic algae to giant whales, most of our planet’s life is found in the oceans. As a marine biologist, you will learn about the behaviour, physiology, and ecology of marine organisms, and how marine food webs are influenced by global warming and fisheries. We produce highly employable marine biologists, able to apply their knowledge and skills to fields including monitoring, pollution, conservation, and aquaculture.This programme is accredited by the Institute of Marine Engineering, ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
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34th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
33rd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
30th

Start date and duration

Start date
27-SEP-22
Full Time
3 Years

Ecology and Environmental Biology

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Ecology and Environmental Biology graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK Ecology and Environmental Biology graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, June 2021

Entry requirements
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Ecology and Environmental Biology

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Biology
97%
Chemistry
73%
Mathematics
36%
Geography
20%
Psychology
20%

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Latest Marine Biology reviews

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Timothy
20 Nov 19

Marine Biology BSc (Hons)

It definitely feels like a solid stepping stone to the rest of my...
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Anna
20 Nov 19

Marine Biology BSc (Hons)

Good uni with lots to offer, always events going on on campus and course is very well...

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Student rating ( 4.1) 1,173 reviews

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3 star 13%
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Where you'll study

University of Liverpool

The Foundation Building Brownlow Hill Liverpool
L69 7ZX United Kingdom Nearest train station: Liverpool Lime Street  0.2 miles away

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