Soils and Sustainability from Scotland's Rural College (SRUC) aims to introduce students to the concept and role of soils in food production and land resources in the 21st century.
Our program is suitable for students seeking a career in land-based management or environmental protection, it examines the role of soils as a fundamental of sustainable terrestrial ecosystems and the key to food production.
What you'll learn
This programme involves two semesters of compulsory and option taught courses followed by a period of individual dissertation project work.
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- Soil Protection and Management
- Soils Science Concepts and Application
- Soil Ecology & Taxonomy
- Professional and Research Skills in Practice
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
We encourage you to apply at least one month prior to entry so that we have enough time to process your application.
DisciplinesSoil Science Sustainable Development View 274 other Masters in Sustainable Development in United Kingdom
- UK honours degree (2:1) or equivalent in any subject. Consideration given to UK honours degree at 2:2 with additional experience.
- Proficiency in English (IELTS 7.0 or equivalent).
InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 GBP per year during 12 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased 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
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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