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.
- A level
- Scottish Higher
- International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
- Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
Grades / Points
To include Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics or Physics.
This section explains how much you will need to pay in tuition fees to study this course at this university. Fees vary by country of residence so make sure you select which country of residence applies to you.
£9,250 per year
These are the tuition fees you pay if you are resident in England
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.