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Zoology (Hons)

University of Sussex

36 months
22500 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Zoology (Hons) degree offered at University of Sussex will help you gain practical zoology skills by going on an exciting range of UK and international field trips. You’ll benefit from our links with a range of organisations involved in conservation and environmental management to help you prepare for careers in these sectors.


Our faculty are experts in the behaviour, conservation and evolution of animals – from white sharks and spider monkeys to ants and cuttlefish – and will inspire your passion for the subject.

Your future career

While studying Zoology (Hons) at University of Sussex, you’ll develop many new skills, preparing you for a fieldwork-based career. You'll also graduate with a range of transferable skills, including teamwork, good communication and analysis – making you highly employable.

With your Zoology degree you can start a career in:

  • agriculture, environmental, conservational and ecological management
  • nature documentaries and photography
  • zoos and wildlife park management.

You could also go on to teaching, or research in academia or industry.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Evolution and Biodiversity
  • Lives of Carnivores
  • The Cellular and Molecular Basis of Life
  • Ecology and Conservation
  • Neuroscience and Behaviour
  • Research Methods for Biology, Ecology and Zoology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • International Baccalaureate: 30 -32 points overall from the full IB Diploma.
  • Higher Levels must include Biology with a grade of 5.
  • European Baccalaureate: Overall result of at least 75% to 77%.
  • Evidence of academic studies to a high level in science subjects with good results is essential (at least a score of 8). Also you will need to have a good ability in mathematics.
  • A-levels must include Biology. Where you are taking a science subject that has the separate science practical assessment, the University would normally expect a pass. If students are not able to take the science practical assessment, applications will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
  • You will normally need GCSE (or equivalent) Mathematics and two Science subjects with grade 5 in each (or grade B).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22500 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Brighton

815 - 1383 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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