|MRes Marine Biology||BSc (Hons) Psychology with Human Biology|
|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 Psychology|
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.
BBB at A level to include biology or human biology, excluding general studies.
International Baccalaureate: 28 points overall including biology - 5 in higher level. If overseas and not studying English within IB – must have IELTS at 6.0 overall with 5.5 in all elements.
18 Unit BTEC National Diploma/QCF Extended Diploma: DDM to include biology units.
BTEC National Diploma modules
If you hold a BTEC qualification it is vital that you provide our Admissions team with details of the exact modules you have studied as part of the BTEC. Without this information we may be unable to process your application quickly and you could experience significant delays in the progress of your application to study with us. Please explicitly state the full list of modules within your qualification at the time of application.
Access courses: pass an Access course with at least 33 credits at merit to include at least 12 level 3 credits in biology units with merit.
Candidates concerned about meeting this offer are encouraged to contact the Institution direct.
English language requirements
For a full list of all acceptable qualifications please refer to our tariff glossary.