|Study location||United Kingdom, Aberystwyth|
|Type||Bachelor courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||3 years|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
good results in Science
The entry qualification documents are accepted in any language
Additionally, state English examination results are accepted as proof of proficency.
At least 1 reference(s) must be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
Are you passionate about wildlife and want to work in wildlife and habitat conservation? Then this is the course for you. Tailored to meet the needs of the conservation industry it will give you the skills and knowledge you need to get the job you dream about.
Here is why we think Aberystwyth is a great place to study a degree in Countryside Conservation.
- Industry leader in education and training for countryside careers
- Enthusiastic and experienced staff
- Regular site visits to stunning conservation and wildlife sites and study weeks in Wales, Ireland and Borneo
- Opportunities for work experience and foreign exchanges
Studying BSc Countryside Conservation will give you the qualification, skills and knowledge you need to develop a career in conservation. Past student have gained work as conservation officers, biodiversity officers, conservation site managers and rangers for organisations such as national parks, the National Trust, county wildlife trusts, or the RSPB. Some also work for environmental consultancies and one has just set up a bird watching guiding company in the Gambia! Our past students are regularly seen on the BBC One show, Countryfile.
Your BSc in Countryside Conservation opens up a range of exciting opportunities for employment and further training. Graduates from this course have had little difficulty in finding employment in a conservation capacity. Past students are now employed on a range of nature reserves as wildlife rangers and wardens, as ornithological researchers or as conservation and biodiversity officers. Organisations that employ students from this course include county wildlife trusts, the Forestry Commission, local authorities and environmental consultancies.
We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.