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Zoology MSci (Hons)



What will I learn?

Focus on the scientific study of animals, from physiology to ecology and conservation, on this course accredited by the Royal Society of Biology.New technology is contributing to the continual advancement of zoology and it's an exciting time to study such a dynamic course.Expert academics will deliver your teaching, with experience working at the forefront of research in subjects ranging from conservation to immunology. This cutting-edge research inspires a diverse and exciting range of optional modules, spanning disciplines from animal behaviour to gene manipulation.You'll access outstanding facilities to enhance your studies, including modern labs and lecture theatres. There is a focus on practical learning and lab experience throughout the course, with opportunities to engage in field work from year one.Through your third-year research project, you'll also gain valuable practical research experience and specialist insight into an area you're particularly interested in.The integrated masters (MSci) version of this course provides you with additional research experience, preparing you for your future career or further postgraduate study.

Which department am I in?

School of Biology

Study options

Full Time (4 Years)

Tuition fees
£27,200.00 (US$ 33,463) per year
This is a provisional fee yet to be approved

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

25 September 2023


University Park Campus

University Park,


NG7 2RD, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

(Or AAB contextual offer for applicants who meet the WP flag).Biology (or human biology) and chemistry at grade A (a pass is required in science practical tests, where assessed separately). A-level exams taken as a private candidate must include practical endorsements for any science subjects. The third A can be in any subject except citizenship studies, critical thinking, general studies and global perspectives. A levels must be taken within a two-year period, however you can take an extra A level a year earlier or later if needed to meet the entry requirements or recommended by your school or college. We will consider resits for no more than two A levels as long as:You have completed your A levels in the last 12 months or you have already obtained at least ABB with at least one A in biology/human biology or chemistry. If you are re-sitting you must be predicted and must achieve AAA after taking your resits.We do not usually accept A levels where individual subjects have taken three years to complete.At least 6 GCSE's (or equivalent) are required at grade 7 (A). For more details, see GCSE information.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


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