|MRes Marine Biology||BSc (Hons) Biological Sciences|
|Award||Master of Research - MRes||Bachelor of Science - BSc (Hons)|
|Duration||1 year||3 years|
|Course type||Full-time, Part-time route available||Full-time|
|Placement||-||(+ optional placement)|
|Provider||School of Biological and Marine Sciences||School of Biological and Marine Sciences|
A good degree (2:1 or above, USA GPA 3.1 or above) preferably in a biological science. Other suitable degrees may be considered.
If you have overseas qualifications you can check their comparability with the UK equivalent through the UK National Recognition Information Centre (NARIC), who provide an advisory service.
If your first language is not English then evidence of English proficiency is required. For further advice on the appropriateness of overseas qualification and proficiency in the use of English, please contact our International Office.
The minimum IELTS score for acceptable English proficiency for entry is 6.5.
To include grade B in
A level Biology and a C in a
second science (Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, Environmental Science or Environmental Studies).
For candidates that do not have a second science subject at A level, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
18 Unit BTEC National
Diploma/QCF Extended Diploma in Applied Science: 128-144 points (DDM-DDD)
- note that this is subject to the exact modules you have studied - please contact email@example.com, stating explicitly the full list of modules
within your qualification.
International Baccalaureate 30 diploma points overall, to include 5 diploma points in Biology (Higher Level) plus 5 diploma points in second science at Higher Level. English and Mathematics must be included.
Science-based Access To Higher Education diplomas, 33 credits in science-based units at merit including a minimum of 12 credits in biology units.
We would usually expect GCSE English and Mathematics at grade C / 4, or equivalent.
Please note that we do interview some applicants for this programme, at the Admissions Tutor's discretion.
For a full list of all acceptable qualifications please refer
to our tariff
For candidates that do not have traditional qualifications, our BSc (Hons) Biology with Foundation Year programme provides a route onto this degree.