Marine Biology MSc

Bangor University

Student rating
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( 4.5) 2132 reviews


Course info

This MSc is a full-time one-year course, consisting of 9 months taught course and 3 months research project, and examined by continuous assessment. The course provides advanced theoretical and practical training in marine biology. Graduates of our Biological MSc have taken up the following career paths in recent years: Public Sector, e.g. Joint Nature Conservation Committee, Waterways Board, County Councils, Fisheries Protection Committee, National Rivers Authority/Environment Agency, EEC... 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 2019
62nd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
69th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-19
Full Time
1 year

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, January 2019

Tuition fees

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£8,400 per year
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£8,400 per year
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£16,500 per year
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More info: This course includes £500 bench fee..

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Latest Marine Biology reviews

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Lucy
27 Feb 19

Applied Marine Biology BSc (Hons)

I have had a wonderful time! Been given lots of opportunities, including discussing more about myself in order to find...
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Matt
21 Feb 19

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I've enjoyed it, thoroughly. The school of ocean sciences is fantastic, the debate society are amazing, if a little...

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How Marine Biology students rated:

Student rating ( 4.7) 103 reviews

5 star 68%
4 star 31%
3 star 1%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.5) 2,132 reviews

5 star 63%
4 star 28%
3 star 8%
2 star 1%
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Bangor University
CompUniGuide ranking
62nd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.5)
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Located in North Wales, between the mountains and the sea, Bangor University offers postgraduate degrees within three colleges: Arts, Humanities and Business Environmental Sciences and Engineering Human Sciences Known for its research work, Bangor is renowned in particular for its research into industries like accounting, electronic engineering, sports science and psychology. In fact, the last Research Excellence Framework (REF, 2014) recognised that three quarters of their research as being either world leading or internationally excellent. Bangor University has achieved a Gold Award, the highest rating possible, in the national Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF, 2017). The TEF assessment took into account teaching quality, learning environment and student outcomes and learning gain.

Where you'll study

Bangor University

Bangor (Wales)
LL57 2DG United Kingdom Nearest train station: Bangor   0.3 miles away

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