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Entry requirements/How to apply - MSc./PgDip. in Biodiversity and Conservation

Entry requirements

Applicants should hold at least an upper second class honours, or equivalent qualification, in a science subject that included significant components of botany, zoology or a relevant life science. Non-EU applicants will be required to hold an equivalent qualification. Candidates with relevant experience as professional practitioners in biodiversity management or policy may be accepted with lower qualifications.

Applicants whose first language is not English must submit evidence of competency in English in a test administered by an institution independent of their own university (e.g. the British Council).

How to Apply

Applications must be made online by 30th June 2018 annually, see here

Applications must be accompanied by a covering letter outlining your interest, your CV, references from two referees and evidence of academic fitness.

For further information on applications to taught courses in Trinity College, see:

Dr Steve Waldren, Course Director
Department of Botany
School of Natural Sciences
Trinity College, Dublin 2,

Further information

Further information on the course and the School of Natural Sciences is available from the School Administrator :

Tel.: +353-1-8962920


Last updated 16 November 2017 Natural Sciences (Email).