PhD Biological Sciences

Aberystwyth University

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( 4.4) 2613 reviews


Course info

The Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences (IBERS), Aberystwyth University is an internationally recognised centre of research and teaching excellence.Providing a unique base for research in response to global challenges such as food security, bioenergy and sustainability, and the impacts of climate change, IBERS scientists conduct research on genes and molecules, whole organisms and the environment. Approximately 300 research, teaching and support staff provide high level ... READ MORE

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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2nd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
71st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2020
45th

Start date and duration

Start date
28-SEP-20
Full Time
3 years

Tuition fees

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More info: The fee for 2019/20 entry is £4,327 per year. There will be a slight increase in 2020/21 entry..

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More info: The fee for 2019/20 entry is £15,850 per year. There will be a slight increase in 2020/21 entry..

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Latest Biology (General) reviews

Biology (General)
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JJ
26 Feb 20

PhD Biological Sciences

Fantastic! I risked a lot to start the program and so far I have learned a lot and everyone has been supportive....
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Rosie
05 Feb 20

Biology (with integrated year in industry) BSc (Hons)

Really positive. The uni really cares about what the students want to see change and they have always been super...

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How Biology (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 100 reviews

5 star 52%
4 star 36%
3 star 6%
2 star 3%
1 star 3%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.4) 2,613 reviews

5 star 58%
4 star 33%
3 star 8%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%

Where you'll study

Aberystwyth University

Penglais Aberystwyth United Kingdom
SY23 3FL United Kingdom Nearest train station: Aberystwyth  1.1 miles away

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