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Animal Biology BSc (Hons)

University of Stirling

Key information

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  • UCAS Course Code

    C300

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    43rd

    3
  • Subject Ranking

    50th

    10 (Biological Sciences)
  • Entry Standards

    The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the university.

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    164

  • Graduate Prospects

    A guide to the success of graduates on completion of their courses at the university.

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    57

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

    A guide to how satisfied students are with the quality of teaching they receive.

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    3.92

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BSc (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    14-SEP-20

Course Summary

On this course you’ll you study the enormous variety of animal life on earth and discover the answers to these and many other searching questions. We explore related aspects of animal biology, including animal behaviour, ecology, evolution, cell biology and physiology, as well as applied aspects of animal conservation and management. Fieldwork will be an essential part of your training. As Scotland’s hub for conservation science, with close links to many animal conservation organizations, Stirling the ideal place to study biology. Animal biologists work in the agricultural, pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries, and in conservation management and environmental agencies. Other career paths include: forensic sciences, teaching, the food industry, commercial analytical laboratories and, with further study, professions allied to medicine, and in academic, government and industrial research laboratories. About one third of recent Stirling Biology graduates have continued their studies to obtain a further qualification, such as an MSc or PhD.

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • Scottish Higher
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

Grades / Points

BBB

Details

To include Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics or Physics.

Tuition Fees

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£9,250 per year

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University information

University Ranking

43rd

About this University

The University of Stirling is an innovative university with a pioneering spirit and a passion for creating impact. Located at Scotland’s heart, Stirling offers over 300 flexible courses designed to develop forward-thinking graduates from around the world.

Address

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Grange Road

Stirling

FK9 4LA

UNITED KINGDOM