Ecology and Evolution

SubjectEcology, Environment


Type of DegreeMSc

EU FeesEUR 2,314

Cost non-EUEUR 18,500

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General Information

The Master's degree programme in Ecology takes two years and is offered by the research institute CEES (Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Studies). You will design most of your study programme yourself. Ecology is an internationally oriented field and the degree programme has a strong focus on research. You will conduct one or two independent research projects in your field. Instead of the second research project, you can also choose to do an internship. In addition, you will follow optional courses, learn to present your research results and write a Master's thesis.

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Career Prospects

Ecology graduates often find jobs as research assistants at a university or an institution for applied research, but you can also become a project officer, consultant, policy officer or teacher.


Requirements for admission to the Master’s degree programme in Ecology and Evolution include:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Biology with a specialization in Ecology or Marine Biology. 
  • The Admissions board will decide wether you can be admitted to the Master’s programme.

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