BSc (Hons) Zoology

Why choose this course?

With an excellent reputation for quality, our undergraduate zoology course gives you a head start in a fascinating, rewarding and varied career

  • Our course is a Royal Society of Biology accredited degree and a Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management accredited degree pathway, providing you with many additional benefits and opportunities
  • Gain industry experience through placements and projects with organisations like Sea Life, Twycross Zoo, Derby Museums and Derbyshire Wildlife Trust
  • Put theory into practice by conducting exciting fieldwork in the UK or abroad: in the past, our students have been as far afield as the Maldives
  • Be inspired by a teaching team which includes world-renowned researchers and which was rated as ‘excellent’ by quality inspectors
  • When offered, take the opportunity to apply on a competitive basis to go on paid internships with the University or relevant employers
  • Enjoy a course with a strong approval rating from students: 92% were satisfied with the overall quality of the course, according to the 2017 National Student Survey

You can also study Zoology as a Joint Honours subject.


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