The Ocean Sciences (PhD/MPhil) is offered at Bangor University.
Ocean Sciences with specialisations in the following (please click on the links for more information about these Research Groups):
Shelf Sea and Coastal Processes
Biogeochemistry and Palaeoceanography
Marine Ecosystems: Conservation and Resource Management
PhD: 3 years full-time; MPhil: 2 years full-time
You can apply until:
You can apply until:
Always verify the dates on the programme website.
MPhil and PhD are research degrees and are awarded after the examination of a candidate's thesis, produced following a period of research.
While most candidates pursue research degrees on a full-time basis, in certain circumstances it is possible to offer them on a part-time basis. You may register for these degrees at the beginning of any month. The usual period of registration for research degrees is:
You need the following IELTS score:
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An upper second class honours degree (or equivalent from a non-UK institution) in natural science is required.
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