World Maritime Day 2014
What's on at Plymouth University: World Maritime Day 2014 - ‘IMO Conventions – Effective Implementation’. Tonight's talk is on ship registration and the quality of shipping. Plymouth University, 30 September 2014.
Specialist facilities and equipment
Based on the waterfront, Plymouth is the perfect location for your marine studies. Gain access to the latest equipment, facilities and hands-on training.
Conference to examine how Britain can enrich its maritime capability
Plymouth University News: Britain and the Sea 3 conference to examine how Britain can enrich its maritime capability
Secchi disk project reaches the Arctic Circle
Plymouth University news: A citizen science project pioneered by a marine researcher is set to be taken to one of the most remote stretches of water in the world.
Leading scientists express concern over micro plastics in the ocean
Plymouth University news: Microplastics are becoming an increased concern because of their widespread presence in the oceans and the potential physical risks they pose to organisms.
Fisherman scraping the bottom of the barrel in the English Channel
Plymouth University news: Decades of overfishing in the English Channel has resulted in the removal of many top predators from the sea and left fishermen ‘scraping the barrel’.
BSc (Hons) Marine Biology
In this hands-on degree, one of the best in the UK and with an international reputation, you’ll explore the diversity of marine life from coastal margins to the deep sea and gain an in-depth understanding of the biology of marine organisms.
MRes Marine Biology
Marine biology is an extraordinarily broad and dynamic subject, reflecting the diversity and energy of marine ecosystems and the fantastic array of life they contain, making this a compelling subject to study.