The Ocean Sciences (PhD/MPhil) is offered at Bangor University.
Ocean Sciences with specialisations in the following:
Shelf Sea and Coastal Processes
Biogeochemistry and Palaeoceanography
Marine Ecosystems: Conservation and Resource Management
Facilities include the research vessel (Prince Madog), aquaculture facilities and a full range of modern analytical equipment needed to study the biology, physics, geology and chemistry of oceans and seas.
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:
- Full-time: MPhil 2 years / PhD 3 years
- Part-time: MPhil 3 years / PhD 5 years.
- 36 months
- 60 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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The University will accept applications throughout the year.
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An upper second class honours degree (or equivalent from a non-UK institution) in natural science is required.
International15500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 15500 GBP per year during 36 months.
EU/EEA4500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4500 GBP per year during 36 months.
Living costs for Bangor
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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