University of Southampton

=126 th
World University Rankings 2018
21 st
European Teaching Rankings 2018
University Road, Southampton, Hampshire, SO17 1BJ, United Kingdom

Marine Biology (4 years)

Explore all forms of ocean life, discover the marine environment in Bermuda or the Galapagos, and gain the right skills to work around the globe, with Southampton’s multidisciplinary MSci Marine Biology. Based at the world-leading National Oceanography Centre Southampton (NOCS), you will develop a full understanding of global marine sciences with marine biology, covering a broad variety of topics from hydrothermal vents to coastal lagoons. Our four-year integrated masters will expand your study skills with an optional field course at the Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences or the Charles Darwin Research Station, Galapagos to broaden your field research beyond the environments found around the UK. In your final-year you will complete an extensive research project (50% of your final year) in a specialised area of marine biology alongside one of our cutting edge research groups. Our Marine Biology degree is accredited by the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST).

  • Qualification
    Master of Science (Hons)/Msci (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2019-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site - Highfield Campus,Southampton
  • Fees & Finances
  • International Year 1 £20,320
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • Qualification
    Master of Science (Hons)/Msci (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site - Highfield Campus,Southampton
  • Fees & Finances
  • International Year 1 £20,320
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250