A doctorate is the ultimate step in university education. Those awarded the degree will become the next generation of researchers, university teachers and leaders in science. The prerequisite for entry into the PhD programme is a BSc Honours or MSc degree in which performance has been of a sufficiently high standard to satisfy the University Senate of the student's ability to successfully complete a doctorate.
For more information about completing a Zoology PhD and where it may take you have a look at the following links:
- Overview and regulations of the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
- Zoology Careers
- Zoology Postgraduate Handbook (PDF 2.6MB)
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Regulations on this page are taken from the 2023 Calendar and supplementary material.