Imperial College London

Course Introduction

This course provides students with the methodological and conceptual background in taxonomy and biodiversity, developing quantitative and practical skills, computing, morphological and molecular techniques in: systematics.

Course Additional Entry

2.1 Honours degree in any area of biology or related science'based subject (e.g. palaeontology, geology, marine biology, anthropology, environmental sciences). All applicants whose 1st language is not English require: GCSE, IGCSE, GCE O'level or equivalent at grade C; or Cambridge certificate of proficiency in English (CPE) at grade C; or IELTS score of 7.0 with a score of 6.5 or better in the written and speaking section; or TOEFL paper minimum score of 610 (test of written English (TWE) of 4.5 or more); or TOEFL computer minimum score of 250 (TWE of 4.5 or more); or TOEFL internet minimum score of 100 overall, including a minimum of 24 in the written section and a minimum of 22 in the speaking section.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £19,200  Whole course. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £9,400  Whole course. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £9,600  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £4,700  Academic year. First year home fees