There are two exit points within this programme; PgDip, and PgCert which articulate different career routes and industry needs.
Students will complete their courses at the College of Agriculture, Food and Rural Enterprise (CAFRE), Loughry Campus, Cookstown, Co. Tyrone.
Business For Agri-Food And Rural Enterprise - Rural Enterprise Development Highlights
The Business for Agri-Food and Rural Enterprise - Rural Enterprise Development programme at Queen's University Belfast presents full-time students with two opportunities. In Semester 1, to experience teaching practice, and in Semester 2, developing business materials in a managerial or supervisory role.
A self-funded study tour outside NI to observe best practices within business and community programmes may also be an option (subject to viable numbers and resources).
Programme content will vary depending on the pathway chosen:
- The programme consist of six taught modules, five core and an optional module related to the chosen pathway. The five core modules are Skills to Affect Change within Business, Rural Business Dynamics, Integrating Learning with Business Needs, Research and Development, Planning and Evaluating Change Management Programmes.
- Students will study one module of three related to the their career pathway from the options; Innovation Management for Rural Business, Rural Enterprise Development and Business Communication.
- To complete the programme at Master’s level a three module weighted research project must be completed.
- 12 months
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
DisciplinesEntrepreneurship Sustainable Development Agribusiness View 149 other Masters in Entrepreneurship in United Kingdom
- A 2.2 Honours degree or above or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University in any discipline.
International20800 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 20800 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA6140 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 6140 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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