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Soil Science MSc or MRes


Aberdeen University    School of Biological Sciences

Full time & Part time September MSc 12 Months Full Time or 24 Months Part Time

About the course

The Soil Science MSc at Aberdeen provides core expertise in soil and environmental science, taught by international leaders who were ranked number 1 in the UK for research excellence (REF2014) in agricultural science. We combine lectures with field and laboratory teaching to give you both theoretical background and practical experience sought by employers. Our course uses cutting-edge technologies to investigate soils, put into the context of food security, climate change, pollution and land degradation.

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Entry Requirements

MSc
A UK 2:1 honours degree (or international equivalent), in a biological, environmental or physical science, geography, or other relevant subject; applicants with a 2:2 (or equivalent), particularly with some relevant experience, may also be considered. We also consider individuals with degrees in a wider range of disciplines who are clearly motivated by the programme and have some relevant experience.


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Scholarships

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Value of Scholarship(s)

£2000

Eligibility

This scholarship is for self funding students who are nationals of Vietnam, China, Malaysia and African countries.

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Value of Scholarship(s)

20% Discount

Eligibility

A 20% discount for Aberdeen graduates who want to study a postgraduate degree. It applies to the full cost of taught postgraduate programmes and one year of a full time research programme.

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Value of Scholarship(s)

Various

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