Environmental Bioscience in a Changing Climate, M.Sc. in UK

University of Warwick

Study in:United Kingdom
45 days
Remaining
Deadline: 31 Jul 2019

About

The School of Life Sciences has been ranked second in the UK for Agriculture, Food and Veterinary research in the Government’s 2014 research ranking exercise. Overall more than 80% of life sciences research was rated as ‘World Leading or Internationally Excellent’.This MSc in Environmental Bioscience in a Changing Climate from the University of Warwick is for those looking for a research career in environmental bio-science or to improve their employment prospects in governmental or non-governmental organisations concerned with environmental policy development. Graduates could expect to work in areas related to sustainability in farming systems, rural development, environmental management, science communication, policy and consultancy.Escalating rates of environmental and climate change are forcing us to re-evaluate our management of agricultural and natural habitats. The competing demands on agricultural land for food production and for bio-energy provision must be reconciled with environmental stewardship and mitigation of climate change.

Program Structure

Environmental Bioscience include:

  • Soil, Water and Plant Mineral Nutrition
  • Environmental Accounting
  • Climate Change
  • Organic and Low Input Systems
  • Biological Invasions in Changing Environments
  • Biodiversity, Conservation & Ecosystem Services
  • Microbiomics & Metagenomics
  • Challenges of Global Food Security
  • Environmental Protection, Risk Assessment & Safety
  • Biosciences, Politics & Social Acceptability
  • Project, Placement or Dissertation

Academic Requirements

A second class honors degree, or an equivalent qualification in a scientific or another appropriate discipline. English language standard IELTS 6.5.

Funding

  • SLS Excellence Scholarships
  • British Council GREAT Britain Scholarship – Malaysia
  • Commonwealth Shared Scholarship
  • British Council
  • Chevening Scholarships –
  • Commonwealth Scholarship
  • Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan
  • Karim Rida Said Foundation
  • Open Society Foundation
  • FindAMasters Awards

Detailed Program Facts

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