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Postgraduate Other Sciences and Research in Scotland

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Climate Change Finance and Investment MSc

Climate Change Finance and Investment MSc

This MSc was previously known as Carbon Finance, but has been renamed to better reflect the content of the programme. The challenge of responding and adapting to climate change will drive trillions of...Read more
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 22,000 per year (UK)
  • Fundamentals of Infrastructure Finance (10 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • Climate Risk and Investment Alignment (10 Credits) - Core
  • Research Methods for Climate Change Finance (10 Credits) - Core
  • Carbon and Environmental Consulting Project (20 Credits) - Core
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Brain Sciences MSc

Brain Sciences MSc

The aim of this programme is to help you gain interdisciplinary knowledge “from molecules to mind” and develop research skills in cognitive brain imaging, fundamental neuroscience and brain disorders. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 10,000 per year (UK)
  • Cognitive Brain Imaging Methods (PGT) (20 Credits) - Core
  • Neuroscience: Animal Models of Disease and Function (10 Credits) - Core
  • Designing a Research Project: Biomedical Research Methodology (20 Credits) - Core
  • Current Research Topics in Psychology, Neuroscience and Brain Imaging (10 Credits) - Core
  • Data Skills for Reproducible Science (20 Credits) - Core
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Applied Statistics in Health Sciences

Applied Statistics in Health Sciences

Why this course? This unique Masters in Applied Statistics in Health Sciences provides an opening to a career as an applied statistician, without having previously studied statistics. ...Read more
(4.3)
  • 12 months Full time degree

MSc International Marine Science

MSc International Marine Science

Overview This International Marine Science course offers students with a background in marine biology, geology or geography the opportunity to integrate their expertise in the wider marine science context. ...Read more
(4.1)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 9,120 per year (UK)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 9,120 per year (UK)
  • 24 months Part time degree: 4,560 per year (UK)
  • 24 months Part time degree: 4,560 per year (UK)
  • GIS for Marine and Environmental Scientists (15 Credits) - Core
  • Applied Research Design and Analysis (15 Credits) - Core
  • Oceanography (15 Credits) - Core
  • ILES Environment Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
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Advanced Statistics MRes

Advanced Statistics MRes

This Masters in Advanced Statistics will provide you with knowledge and experience of the principles, theory and practical skills of statistics. WHY THIS PROGRAMME The Statistics Group at Glasgow...Read more
(4.2)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 10,950 per year (UK)
  • Data Analysis Skills (M) (10 Credits) - Core
  • Advanced Statistics Project and Dissertation (60 Credits)
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Biofluid mechanics

Biofluid mechanics

Research opportunities Biofluid mechanics applies engineering, mathematical and physical principles of fluids to solve complex and multifaceted problems primarily in biology and medicine, but also in...Read more
(4.3)
  • variable - to suit the learner Full time degree: 4,596 per year (UK)
  • MRes project- Core
  • Professional Studies in Biomedical Engineering- Core
  • Research Methodology- Core
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MSc Mathematical Biology, Ecology and Medicine

MSc Mathematical Biology, Ecology and Medicine

Overview Since the 1990s Heriot-Watt University has had an internationally renowned research group in Mathematical Biology, Ecology and Medicine. This group includes Jonathan Sherratt, Andy White and...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 7,776 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 3,888 per year (UK)
  • Data Assimilation with Applications to Climate Change (15 Credits) - Core
  • Masters Project and Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • Climate Change; Causes and Impact (15 Credits) - Core
  • Modelling and Tools (15 Credits) - Core
  • Mathematical Ecology (15 Credits) - Core
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Statistics MSc

Statistics MSc

This Masters in Statistics will provide you with knowledge and experience of the principles, theory and practical skills of statistics. WHY THIS PROGRAMME The Statistics Group at Glasgow is a large...Read more
(4.2)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 10,950 per year (UK)
  • Statistics Project and Dissertation- Core
  • Statistical Inference (Level M)- Core
  • SPATIAL STATISTICS (LEVEL M)- Core
  • Regression Models (Level M)- Core
  • Probability (Level M)- Core
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Climate Change Adaptation

Climate Change Adaptation

Why this course? The MRes in Climate Change Adaptation aims to provide advanced study of key issues related to climate change, and particularly around how infrastructure will need to adapt. ...Read more
(4.3)
  • 36 months Part time degree: 4,500 per year (UK)
  • Air pollution, climate change & human health- Core
  • Research protocols for science & engineering- Core
  • Environmental impact assessment- Core
  • Circular economy & transformations towards sustainability- Core
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MSc International Marine Science (Online)

MSc International Marine Science (Online)

This Online International Marine Science Programme offers students from a variety of backgrounds, including marine biology, geology, geography, Law and Policy and others, the opportunity to integrate...Read more
(4.1)
  • 8 years Online degree: 10,780 per year (UK)
  • Applied Research Design and Analysis (15 Credits) - Core
  • Oceanography (15 Credits) - Core
  • ILES Environment Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • GIS for Marine and Environmental Scientists (15 Credits) - Core
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Geomatics and Management MSc

Geomatics and Management MSc

The Masters in Geomatics & Management is aimed at graduates in geomatics (surveying and mapping). It will enhance your career progression in the field of geomatics, and provide you with the necessary...Read more
(4.2)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 13,050 per year (UK)
  • Applied Land Surveying (10 Credits) - Core
  • Web And Mobile Mapping (10 Credits) - Core
  • Directed Studies In Geomatics (10 Credits) - Core
  • Visualisation & Map Use (10 Credits) - Core
  • Remote Sensing Of The Environment (10 Credits) - Core
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Geoenvironmental Engineering

Geoenvironmental Engineering

Why this course? This research-led MRes in Geoenvironmental Engineering aims to provide advanced study in key issues related to geoenvironmental engineering and related topics such as geoenergy and engineering...Read more
(4.3)
  • 36 months Part time degree: 4,500 per year (UK)
  • Site investigation & risk assessment- Core
  • Research protocols for science & engineering- Core
  • Hydrogeology- Core
  • Contaminated land- Core
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MSc Subsurface Energy Systems

MSc Subsurface Energy Systems

Our Masters in Subsurface Energy Systems delivers the key concepts of subsurface energy and CO2 storage, geothermal energy or transitional gas and integrates geoscience, engineering, political and societal...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 14,120 per year (UK)
  • Group project (30 Credits) - Core
  • Reservoir Geomechanics (15 Credits) - Core
  • Reservoir Geophysics and Reservoir Monitoring (15 Credits) - Core
  • Fluid Mechanics, Reactive Transport and Heat Flow (15 Credits) - Core
  • Geothermal Energy (15 Credits) - Core
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Quantitative Methods in Biodiversity, Conservation and Epidemiology MSc

Quantitative Methods in Biodiversity, Conservation and Epidemiology MSc

Quantitative skills are more in demand that ever, forming an essential basis for successful careers in ecology, conservation, and animal and human health. This Masters programme provides specific training...Read more
(4.2)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 9,500 per year (UK)
  • Key Research Skills- Core
  • Programming in R- Core
  • Research Project- Core
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MPhil/ PhD Chemistry

MPhil/ PhD Chemistry

You can study an MPhil over the course of one year or a PhD over the course of three or four years. These degrees are available for study within any of our research groups: Bionanotechnology & analytical...Read more
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 4,596 per year (UK)

PhD Institute of Biological Chemistry, Biophysics and Bioengineering

PhD Institute of Biological Chemistry, Biophysics and Bioengineering

The Institute of Biological Chemistry, Biophysics and Bioengineering (IB3) is focused on applying advances in the chemical, physical, and engineering sciences to enable and enhance life science research. ...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree: 4,500 per year (UK)

Medical Visualisation and Human Anatomy MSc

Medical Visualisation and Human Anatomy MSc

Offered jointly by The University of Glasgow and the famous Glasgow School of Art, the aim of this programme is to dissect and examine human anatomy and reconstruct it in a real-time 3D environment for...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 6,120 per year (UK)
  • Academic Skills for Masters Research- Core
  • Medical Visualisation- Core
  • Introduction to Anatomy- Core
  • Cadaveric Dissection Technique- Core
  • Structure and Function of the Human Body- Core
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PhD/ MPhil/ MRes Mathematics & Statistics

PhD/ MPhil/ MRes Mathematics & Statistics

You can study for an MPhil or MRes over one year, or a PhD over the course of three years. MPhil & PhD There are postgraduate research opportunities in all our research groups: Applied Analysis Continuum...Read more
(4.3)
  • variable - to suit the learner Full time degree: 4,596 per year (UK)

PhD Institute of Chemical Sciences

PhD Institute of Chemical Sciences

The Institute of Chemical Sciences (ICS) performs research across a broad range of chemistry, including both fundamental studies, and applied and interdisciplinary work with impact on current societal challenges. ...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree: 4,500 per year (UK)

Nanoscience and Nanotechnology MSc

Nanoscience and Nanotechnology MSc

The Masters in Nanoscience & Nanotechnology teaches skills desired by modern industry for scientists and engineers doing research, development and production in nanoscience and nanofabrication. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 10,950 per year (UK)
  • Introduction to Research in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology- Core
  • Research Methods and Techniques- Core
  • Nanofabrication- Core
  • Electronic Devices 3- Core
  • Micro and Nano Technology- Core
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