What will I learn?

The BSc Animal Biology and Wildlife Conservation Programme aims to: equip students for a career or further study and with a wide range of transferable skills for employment in fields related to Animal Biology and or Wildlife Conservation; provide a broad spectrum of knowledge and understanding of issues, theories and concepts relevant to Animal Biology and Wildlife Conservation and foster an ability to analyse and evaluate scientific conservation data, encourage students to develop an appreciation of the importance of Biodiversity, encourage the development of students’ interpersonal skills, for example in communication, time management and organisation, encourage students to reflect on and evaluate their learning and achievements, promote life-long learning in a supportive environment, encouraging students from the local community to return to or continue in education, develop a range of skills and techniques, personal qualities and attitudes essential for successful performance in working life, enable progression to further study in related areas and enhance the employability of students particularly inAnimal Biology and or Wildlife Conservation roles.

Which department am I in?

Canterbury College

Study options

Full Time (1 Year)

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Start date

19 September 2020


Canterbury College (East Kent College)

New Dover Road,



CT1 3AJ, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

A High School Graduation Diploma with a minimum final GPA of 3.2/4.0. PLUS one of the following: SAT with a score of between 1290 – 1380 depending on the subject you are applying for OR ACT with a score of between 27-29 depending on the subject you are applying for OR 3 SAT Subject Tests with scores of between 600-700 depending on the subject you are applying for OR 2 Advanced Placement (AP) tests with scores of between 4-5 depending on the subject you are applying for. Applicants will also be considered with the following: A combination of SAT Subject Tests and Advanced Placement (AP) tests; An Associate Degree with a GPA of at least 3.2/4.0; 1 or 2 years of a US Bachelor’s degree with a GPA of at least 3.2/4.0; International Baccalaureate Diploma and Certificates as per standard University of Kent requirements; College-level classes/honors classes on a case-by-case basis. Students who have completed 2-3 years of a Bachelor’s degree in the US with a minimum GPA of 3.2/4.0 may be considered for 2nd year entry to a Kent undergraduate programme provided they have taken sufficient classes in their major. Students who have successfully completed their High School Diploma with a minimum GPA of 3.0/4.0 are eligible to apply for our foundation programmes. We will also consider students who have taken the General Educational Development (GED) Programme, High School Equivalency Test (HiSET) or Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC). Students need to have an IELTS score of 6.5 overall (with a minimum of 6.0 in R&W; 5.5 in S&L).

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About this uni

The University of Kent has been awarded the highest rating in the UK Government’s Teaching Excellence Framework.

  • GBP 197M investment in facilities and resources until 2020-21
  • 3 of Kent’s subject areas are ranked among world’s top 100
  • Winner of Outstanding Support for Students THE 2017 award
  • 96%+ graduates in 2016 were in employment within 6 months