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Food Security

Scotland's Rural College (SRUC)

12 months
Duration
Free
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About

Food Security from Scotland's Rural College (SRUC) focuses on the analytical and communication skills needed to contribute to the achievement and sustaining of food security in the 21st century.

Overview

Food Security from Scotland's Rural College (SRUC) has the scope and multidisciplinary approach to address the multiple issues surrounding food security, as well as offering an understanding of the technical, agronomic, environmental, economic and socio-political factors that influence it. 

Graduates with Food Security from Scotland's Rural College (SRUC) will:

  • apply some of the principles to real world scenarios.
  • create the policies and legislations that protect and govern food production and the supply chain.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Frameworks to Assess Food Security
  • Sustainability of Food Production
  • Professional and Research Skills in Practice
  • Interrelationships in Food Systems

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We encourage you to apply at least one month prior to entry so that we have enough time to process your application.

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Preferably a UK honours degree (2:1) or equivalent, in agricultural or environmental sciences, engineering or social sciences, or other relevant subject.
  • Evidence of English competence.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 GBP per year during 12 months.

Eligible Scottish students studying full-time do not need to pay tuition fees. To qualify as a Scottish student, you must meet all the conditions.

Living costs for Edinburgh

725 - 1167 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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