Wildlife Conservation MSc

University of Chester

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Course info

Our Master’s degree provides a unique training experience for someone seeking to develop a successful career in wildlife conservation.Course overviewThe rapid decline of global biodiversity has made wildlife conservation a crisis discipline. This has led to growing local, national, and international demand for specialists with academic and practical wildlife conservation skills. Our postgraduate course provides an opportunity to learn from conservation- and research-active scientists with UK ... READ MORE

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Full time | Parkgate Road Campus | 1 year | OCT-23

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
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25th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
60th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
71st

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-23
Full Time
1 year

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

Entry requirements
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Applicants should normally possess an honours degree (minimum 2:1) in a biological/behavioural/ecological science (or demonstrate equivalent experience in a related field, e.g., animal behaviour, conservation biology, zoology) including components of experimental design and statistical analysis. Applicants will also have relevant experience in the field. Students with a minimum 2:1 undergraduate degree in an unrelated area must demonstrate on application that they have equivalent experience in a related field, e.g., wildlife conservation, habitat or protected areas management, or ex-situ conservation.

Tuition fees

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£10,800 per year
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£13,450 per year
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More info: Tuition Fee (per year): £13,450 + £3,000 field trip..

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£13,450 per year
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More info: Tuition Fee (per year): £13,450 + £3,000 field trip..

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University of Chester
CUG ranking
60th
Student rating
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The University of Chester is a 21st century university which traces its roots back to 1839, placing it among the oldest higher education institutions in England. With a modern outlook, a strong research pedigree and guiding principles of supportiveness and inclusiveness, it’s an academic community that has stood the test of time. Today, it attracts thousands of students from around the world and is known for its commitment to helping students achieve their full potential. The University has four sites in Chester, as well as University Centres in Shrewsbury, Warrington and Birkenhead.

Where you'll study

University of Chester

Parkgate Road Chester
Cheshire
CH1 4BJ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Bache  0.5 miles away

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