Peninsula Medical School

Intercalation opportunities at the University of Plymouth

The University of Plymouth welcomes applications from all students eligible to intercalate onto a range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.*

In addition, veterinary students who have successfully completed their second year may also be eligible to apply for the third year of either BSc (Hons) Animal Conservation Science or BSc (Hons) Animal Behaviour and Welfare, Veterinary students who have successfully completed their third year may also be eligible to apply for MSc Zoo Conservation Biology.

*Subject to entry requirements and approval by the Programme Leader

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