School of Biological and Marine Sciences
Welcome to the University of Plymouth School of Biological and Marine Sciences. The school is a great place to study biology and ecology - fantastic location, great facilities and a choice of undergraduate and postgraduate courses to suit your interests.
BSc (Hons) Animal Behaviour and Welfare
BSc (Hons) Animal Behaviour and Welfare at Plymouth University explores and applies ethological studies to understanding animal welfare.
Career opportunities with zoology
University of Plymouth's BSc (Hons) Zoology - career opportunities
BSc (Hons) Zoology
University of Plymouth's BSc (Hons) Zoology. Study the whole diversity of animal life, from tardigrades to elephants.
MSc Zoo Conservation Biology
Are you passionate about animal welfare and keen to shape the management of the zoos of the future? Students from over 20 nationalities have chosen our unique programme, MSc Zoo Conservation Biology, the first of its kind in the world.
BSc (Hons) Applied Zoology and Conservation
Find out more about studying BSc (Hons) Applied Zoology and Conservation at Cornwall College, as part of Plymouth University’s Academic Partnerships.
BSc (Hons) Applied Marine Zoology
Find out more about studying BSc (Hons) Applied Marine Zoology at Cornwall College, as part of Plymouth University’s Academic Partnerships.
Dartmoor Zoological Park
University of Plymouth: Visit Dartmoor Zoological Park home to the Dartmoor Institute of Animal Science which University of Plymouth students can use on a range of degrees.
University of Plymouth and Dartmoor Zoological Park open new student science centre
University of Plymouth news: Students at have been provided with a learning centre that will enable them to study animals at close quarters thanks to a collaboration with Dartmoor Zoological Park - the Dartmoor Institute of Animal Science Pod
A moon bear rescue tale
Discover how Lianne Ottewell's dream came true after a placement to China on the University of Plymouth's BSc (Hons) Animal Behaviour and Welfare course inspired her to join the mission to save moon bears held in captivity.