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Ecology and Conservation BSc (Hons)

University of St Andrews

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UCAS CODE: CD14

Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    06-SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

The BSc in Ecology and Conservation is a four-year course run by the School of Biology. The programme begins with a broad foundation across the range of Biology, and then progresses to ecology and evolution with options across a range of relevant topics. It incorporates substantial practical and field training, and development of quantitative skills. The BSc (Hons) in Ecology and Conservation includes a broad foundation in Biology and specifically covers the ecology of terrestrial and aquatic environments, the process of evolution and speciation, adaptive physiology of plants and animals, population biology, molecular ecology, biodiversity, sustainability and conservation issues, and behavioural ecology.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 25,100per year

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Entry requirements

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A level : AAA

To include Biology and (Chemistry or Mathematics or Physics)Subjects excluded: Citizenship Studies, Critical Thinking, Global Perspectives and Research (GPR) and General Studies.

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University information

University of St Andrews

  • University League Table

    3rd

  • Campus address

    University of St Andrews, College Gate, St Andrews, KY16 9AJ, Scotland

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    5th out of 103

    2nd out of 72 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 240
    211 93%

    2nd

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    73 73%

    55th

    1
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.29 86%

    9th

    4
  • Entry standards

    / Max 210
    211 100%

    1st

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    77 77%

    20th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.55 91%

    2nd

    5

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