MSc Animal Behaviour and Welfare

Designed for students aiming to work in research, education, and industry in the life sciences sector. Specifically this MSc will provide you with an advanced understanding of current and emerging issues in both Animal Behaviour and Animal Welfare and provide you with an extensive range of lectures on a variety of topics.

Applicants are advised to apply as early as possible and ideally no later than 31st July 2022 for courses which commence in late September. In the event that any programme receives a high number of applications, the University reserves the right to close the application portal. Notifications to this effect will appear on the Direct Application Portal against the programme application page.

Please note a deposit will be required to guarantee a place on the course. Due to high demand, applications may not be considered if the course has reached its maximum class size and will be placed on a waiting list. Please see deposit terms and conditions for more details.

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  • Animal Behaviour (30 CATS)
  • Animal Welfare (30 CATS)
  • Foundations for Research in the Biosciences (20 CATS)
  • Key Skills in Animal Behaviour and Welfare (20 CATS)
  • Literature Review: Animal Behaviour (20 CATS)
  • Research Project: Animal Behaviour and Welfare (60 CATS)
  • Professional Development and Work Placement (60 CATS)
  • £25,800 Per Year

    International student tuition fee

    1 Year


    Sep 2024

    Start Month

    Aug 2024

    Application Deadline

    Upcoming Intakes

    • September 2024

    Mode of Study

    • Full Time