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Wildlife Ecology and Conservation Science BSc (Hons)

Bristol, University of the West of England

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( 4.0) 1099 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE 45MN
BSc(Hons) Wildlife Ecology and Conservation Science explores wildlife conservation issues at local, national and global levels. Created in partnership with Bristol Zoo Gardens, it gives you unique access to the zoos facilities and expertise.Mixing theory with practice, you’ll delve into the relationship between wildlife and society, and consider the impact of human activities on the living world. Deepen your knowledge of conservation by carrying out work in natural habitats close to Bristol, ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Frenchay Campus | 3 Years | 13-SEP-21

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
59th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
55th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
54th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
71st

Start date and duration

Start date
13-SEP-21
Full Time
3 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 - 88 = 12% 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
£20,000
UK Ecology and Environmental Biology graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, July 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
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
80%
Chemistry
38%
Geography
29%
Mathematics
26%
Psychology
22%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£13,500 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Wildlife Conservation / Protection reviews

Wildlife Conservation / Protection
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Elliot
07 Nov 19
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Andrew
02 Jan 19

Wildlife Ecology and Conservation Science (with Foundation Year) BSc (Hons)

Fun, and I’m looking forward to even more given I’ve only been there a term! I’d like to recommend it to any student...

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How Wildlife Conservation / Protection students rated:

Student rating ( 3.5) 12 reviews

5 star 9%
4 star 59%
3 star 16%
2 star 8%
1 star 8%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 1,099 reviews

5 star 27%
4 star 57%
3 star 13%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%
Bristol, University of the West of England
CompUniGuide ranking
55th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) is a popular institution based in Bristol, one of the UK’s most thriving and creative cities. With campuses spanning the city, it offers the freedom and excitement of living in a big city, but within a supportive campus community. With a diverse student body of 30,000 students and more than 400 courses covering a wide range of subject areas, there’s something for everyone. The University was awarded TEF gold status in the latest Government rankings for higher education providers, so you can be confident that you’ll be getting the very best standard of teaching. This is the highest possible rating in the Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework (TEF) 2018.

Where you'll study

Bristol, University of the West of England

Coldharbour Lane Bristol
South Gloucestershire
BS16 1QY United Kingdom Nearest train station: Bristol Parkway  0.6 miles away

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