Ocean Sciences MSc by Research

Bangor University

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( 4.5) 2135 reviews


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The MSc by Research (MScRes) is a one-year full-time research programme that differs from a taught Masters programme by placing more emphasis on research, and by being examined much more like a PhD, by viva voce (oral) examination, rather than by grading of coursework and dissertation. This degree will equip you with confidence and competence in the latest research skills (including generic skills such as literature searching, legal and ethical aspects, project planning, grant proposal writing, ... READ MORE

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WUSCA student ranking
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4th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2020
83rd

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Start date
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Full Time
1 year

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£4,330 per year
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Latest Oceanography reviews

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Rebecca
21 Feb 19

Physical Geography and Oceanography BSc (Hons)

I’m a fresher and I’ve loved uni life so far. Bangor is an easy place to settle into, with the university, shops and...
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Wil
18 Feb 19

Physical Geography and Oceanography BSc (Hons)

It has been great, i cannot fault any part of it. The educational aspect is second to none, with informative lectures...

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How Oceanography students rated:

Student rating ( 4.4) 37 reviews

5 star 65%
4 star 25%
3 star 5%
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Student rating ( 4.5) 2,135 reviews

5 star 63%
4 star 28%
3 star 8%
2 star 1%
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Bangor University
CompUniGuide ranking
83rd
Student rating
( 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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