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Your masters degree

If you have a strong interest in biology, and a passion for creating and refining our knowledge about the living world, working on novel solutions to biological problems and developing your scientific creativity, then a masters degree in the Department of Animal and Plant Sciences may be for you. They're a great way to build on on your existing scientific knowledge and practical skills, to equip you for a career in academia or industry.

MSc Practical Entomology

The MSc Practical Entomology course focuses on equipping you with in-depth and hands-on experience of the specialist entomological techniques and practices that underpin the study of insects.

MSc Sustainable Agricultural Technologies

The MSc Sustainable Agricultural Technologies programme is designed to equip you with the knowledge needed to understand the challenges of sustainable agriculture, and the skills to pursue an exciting career in the agri-tech sector.

MRes courses

We offer MRes degrees in the areas of:

  • Ecology and Environment
  • Evolution and Behaviour
  • Plant and Microbial Biology

These research-orientated degrees enable you to develop your own research skills and contribute new knowledge to your chosen field.

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MSc Science Communication

This exciting MSc course is taught by world-leading scientists and media practitioners in the fields of science communication and journalism. Our internationally recognised expertise, state-of-the-art media facilities and teaching staff with extensive professional experience in Fleet Street and the BBC, will provide you with unparalleled support.