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Natural Sciences with International Study MSci (Hons)

University of Nottingham

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  • Qualification

    Master of Science (with Honours) - Msci (Hon)

  • Location

    University Park Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    5 Years

Course summary

This MSci gives you the opportunity to study abroad making it a five-year degree. You will spend your third year studying at one of our partner institutions overseas. You could spend time studying in Europe or in Australia, Canada, Hong Kong, Malaysia or USA. An international year has many employability benefits that will help you in your career. You will develop key skills such as communication, confidence, language and independence. All of these are extremely sought after by employers.Throughout the integrated masters you will study natural sciences at a more advanced level. In the fifth year, you will spend half of the year working on an in-depth research project in an area of your choice. Supported by teaching staff, the project provides an excellent opportunity to consolidate your learning from earlier years.The project topic can be within your chosen scientific subject or more interdisciplinary combining elements of all the subjects you've studied. It will help you to develop the skills needed especially if you are considering a career in research and development. You will also take taught modules, allowing you to explore some topics in more depth.We offer nine subject areas:- Archaeology- Biology- Cancer Sciences- Chemistry- Ecosystems and Environment- Earth Science- Mathematics- Physics- PsychologyYou'll choose from one of twenty-two streams combining three of the subjects during your first year. You'll study two subjects to degree level from your second year. By combining multiple sciences, you will benefit from a truly interdisciplinary degree. The flexibility to study different subjects, enables you to tailor the MSci to your interests. You can continue to study familiar subjects alongside some you may not have studied before.Teaching will include a combination of lectures, tutorials, problem classes and seminars. Gain hands-on experience conducting experiments in our modern laboratories and computing facilities. You'll graduate with transferable skills that employers look for. These include critical thinking, problem solving, team work and communication.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 25,000per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Nottingham

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  • Campus address

    University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, England

The university offers a range of scholarships specifically for international applicants studying at any level.
A large number of courses at the university include a placement or work experience element, ensuring that students receive first-hand professional experience.
The university runs a free welcome programme for new international students from outside the EU joining the University of Nottingham in September every year.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    45th out of 103 16

  • Entry standards

    / Max 240
    136 60%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    77 77%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.89 78%



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