Postgraduate; a Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip) or a Master of Science (MSc)
The following course dates are for those planning to complete the PGDip/MSc in the minimum time required.
- Start date: 9 September 2019
- End date: 30 March 2021 (PGDip) or 30 September 2021 (MSc)
If you started this programme in 2018, you can find information about 2018 entry on the 2018 Sustainable Aquaculture PGDip/MSc page. Information about all programmes from previous years of entry can be found in the archive.
Minimum 18 months part time, maximum four year part time (PGDip); minimum two years part time, maximum five years part time (MSc)
A 2.1 undergraduate Honours degree in a relevant biological science. Entry will also be offered following successful completion of the Undergraduate Certificate in Sustainable Aquaculture in conjunction with additional evidence of relevant professional experiential learning.
If you studied your first degree outside the UK, see the international entry requirements.
English language proficiency. See English language tests and qualifications.
The qualifications listed are indicative minimum requirements for entry. Some academic Schools will ask applicants to achieve significantly higher marks than the minimum. Obtaining the listed entry requirements will not guarantee you a place, as the University considers all aspects of every application including, where applicable, the writing sample, personal statement, and supporting documents.
Postgraduate diploma: £14,660
Monday 12 August 2019. Applicants should apply as early as possible to be eligible for certain scholarships and for international visa purposes.
- CV or résumé. This should include your personal details with a history of your education and employment to date
- two original signed academic references
- academic transcripts and degree certificates
- English language requirements certificate
- covering letter or letter of intent (optional).
For more guidance, see supporting documents and references for postgraduate taught programmes.