Marine Biology MSci

Bangor University

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Course info

UCAS CODE C167
This 4 year degree will follow the same course structure as the Marine Biology BSc. In the 4th year you will specialise and carry out a substantial research project. You will be able to work in a staff member’s research group and will gain valuable research experience of working in a research environment.Marine Biology is the study of organisms that occupy 95% of the biosphere of our planet, living in conditions ranging from the polar seas (below -2℃) to hydrothermal vents (greater than 100℃). ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
12th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
65th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
72nd

Start date and duration

Start date
26-SEP-22
Full Time
4 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 - 96 = 4% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Ecology and Environmental Biology graduate salary at this uni
£16,000
UK Ecology and Environmental Biology graduate salary
£17,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, October 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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A level
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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
88%
Chemistry
55%
Mathematics
35%
Geography
29%
Physics
17%

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,000 per year
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Students from England Students from England
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Bangor University
CUG ranking
65th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.5)
Located in north Wales, nestled between the beautiful mountains of Snowdonia and the sea, Bangor University offers a wide range undergraduate degrees spanning the arts, sciences, business, law and humanities, and delivers an exceptional student experience. The university is home to a close-knit community of around 10,000 students, and fosters a welcoming environment with a very high standard of student support. Bangor University is known for the quality of its tuition, and works hard to establish a high level of pastoral care from the first day until graduation and beyond. It offers a variety of undergraduate course options, including bachelor degrees, degree apprenticeships and foundation degrees. Many undergraduate courses have work experience and internships built into the curriculum to ensure that Bangor graduates are prepared for life after education.

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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