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Marine Biology Degree Programs Worldwide

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The following is our list of schools outside the US that offer degrees in Marine Biology. Most links open directly to each school's marine biology program. The list is a work in progress, so please contact us if you have any comments, changes or additions.

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Australian Institute of Marine Science - Post-graduate research
Charles Darwin University - BS
Flinders University - BS
James Cook University - BS, MSc, PhD
Murdoch University - BS
University of New South Wales - BS [Marine Science], Honours Program [Environmental Science with specialization in Marine Biology], MS Marine Science & Management
University of Queensland - BS
University of Tasmania - Centre for Marine Science - BS, MS, PhDJames Cook University


Bermuda Biological Station - Research internships


McGill University
Memorial University of Newfoundland
University of VictoriaThe Huntsman Marine Science Center - Field courses
UNB | Saint John
Université de Moncton
University of Guelph
University of Toronto
University of Victoria - BS, BA, MS, PhD
University of Western Ontario


The Institute for Tropical Marine Ecology - Short-term study programs


Finnish Institute of Marine Research


Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology - MS, PhD
University of Bremen - Marine Biology MS | MARUM


Institute of Marine Biology of Crete - Research Institute


Sandgerdi Marine Station


National University of Ireland (NUI), Galway


Annamalai University - BS, MS
Cochin University of Science and Technology - MS, PhD


University of Malaysia, Sarawak


Marine Research Institute School for Field Studies - Short-term study programs

Victoria University of WellingtonNew Zealand

University of Otago - MS, PhD
Victoria University of Wellington - BS, MSc Marine Biology, Master of Marine Conservation, PhD


Sultan Qaboos University - BS, MS


Mindanao State University-Iligan Institue of Technology (MSU-IIT)
Siliman University (SU)
University of San Carlos, Cebu
University of the Philippines, Diliman


Institute of Oceanology

South Africa

The International Ocean Institute - Research institute


Göteborgs universitets Marina Forskningscentrum
Kristineberg Marine Research Station - Research institute
Tjärnö Marine Biological Laboratory - Research institute

Turks and Caicos

Marine Resource Studies - Short-term study programs

University of CambridgeUnited Kingdom

Newcastle University - School of Marine Science and Technology - BS, MS, PhD
Scottish Association for Marine Science - BSc Marine Science
University of Aberdeen - School of Biological Sciences - BS, MS, PhD
University of Cambridge - Dept. of Zoology - BS, MS, PhD
University of Durham - School of Biological and Biomedical Sciences - MS, PhD
University of East Anglia
University of Edinburgh
University of Plymouth - BSc, MRes
University of Southampton - School of Ocean and Earth Science - BS, MS, PhD
University of St. Andrews - Scottish Oceans Institute (Gatty Marine Laboratory) - Research Institute
University of Stirling
University of Sunderland's - Biological Sciences Group
University of Wales Bangor - School of Ocean Sciences - BS, MS, PhD
University of Wales Swansea

U.S. Virgin Islands

University of the Virgin Islands - BA, BS

United States

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