The Agriculture MRes degree offered at Aberystwyth University includes podcast lectures, e-group projects, guided reading, interactive workbooks and discussion forums, as well as assignments and e-tutorials. By signing a re-registration form each year you will have access to e-journals and library resources for the duration of your registration.
The majority of teaching staff at the Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences are qualified to PhD level and are research active. Vocational courses also have staff whose background lies within industry. The Institute has a large number of research only staff with whom students may have contact.
Assessment:There are no exams within this programme. Taught modules are assessed via course work and forum discussion. Research is monitored and assessed.
- MRes Research Project (A)
- MRes Research Project (B)
- Research Methods
- Farm Business Management
- Genetics and Genomics in Agriculture
- Grassland Systems
- Home Grown Feeds
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
- Distance Learning application deadlines are two months prior to the course start dates.
DisciplinesAgriculture Horticulture Botany View 13 other Masters in Agriculture in United Kingdom
- Candidates must hold at least a second class Honours degree in agricultural or biological science, or a closely related discipline. Applications from mature candidates with relevant experience are welcome and will be given equal consideration.
- Non-graduates must have at least 24 months of relevant full-time work experience in an agri-food industry. Relevant experience will be determined by the University. If you have employment experience which you consider may be equivalent to a degree, please give details of positions held, dates of employment, responsibilities within the position held and employer contact details on a separate sheet.
International16800 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 16800 GBP per year during 24 months.
National4500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4500 GBP per year during 24 months.
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