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Biology and Marine Biology MSci

University of Southampton

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  • Qualification

    Master of Science - MSci

  • Location

    Main Site - Highfield Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

You'll gain a unique perspective of working in the coastal zone with Southampton’s MSci Biology and Marine Biology degree programme. Based at the world-leading National Oceanography Centre Southampton (NOCS), you’ll have the opportunity to combine modules from Biological Sciences and from Ocean and Earth Science and develop your understanding of the living world from the molecular level to entire ecosystems across both terrestrial and marine biology.In this MSci Biology and Marine Biology course, you can:take part in a full fieldwork programme including residential trips at home and abroad in places like the Mediterranean, the Galapagos Islands and Thailand.combine scientific work in the laboratory with practical skills classes on shore and on the watercomplete an independent research project working alongside research active staff – this will set you up for career in further research or a specialised master'schoose from a selection of modules depending on your area of interest - for example, you can study business biosciences, which looks at the process of drug discovery, clinical trials, marketing and the sale of drug products.Subject to revalidation.

Application deadline

26 January

Tuition fees

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£ 21,580per year

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University information

University of Southampton

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  • Campus address

    University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton, Hampshire, SO17 1BJ, England

Southampton is proud of its inclusive global community and welcomes students from over 130 countries, including 6,800 EU and international students.
Southampton's Students' Union (SUSU) has over 40 cultural and international groups that help with social connections for international communities.
Specialist careers support and paid Year in Employment and internship opportunities prepare international students for their future.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    19th out of 100 7

  • Entry standards

    / Max 240
    147 66%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    76.0 76%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.25 85%



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