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Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
12240 GBP/year
8160 GBP/year
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About

The Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security from Royal Agricultural University  is for anyone concerned that our food production systems will not be fit for purpose by the middle of this century.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

The  Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security from Royal Agricultural University  will equip you with the specialised knowledge and skills that are urgently needed by governments, NGOs and commercial companies as they respond to some of today’s biggest challenges.

If you are driven by a desire to shape public and political attitudes, this is the ideal environment in which to develop a strategic and operational mind-set in a way that will expand your own opinions and those of global decision-makers.

Career

Our graduates have gone on to enter production, policy, and research and consultancy careers in the agricultural and food quality sector, within:

  • International organisations
  • Government departments
  • NGOs
  • Research institutes
  • Universities
  • Commercial companies worldwide

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Integrated Agricultural Systems
  •  Sustainable Management of Soil and Water
  •  Research Project
  •  Agricultural and Rural Policy
  •  Poverty and Food Security
  • International Rural Development

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

However, it is recommended that you apply as early as possible

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An Honours degree at upper second level.
  • Mature candidates with significant relevant work experience and lower academic qualifications may also be considered for entry, following interview with the course manager.
  • Students with other qualifications, including overseas awards and alternative English language qualifications, are advised to contact Admissions to discuss the suitability of their award.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12240 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12240 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8160 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8160 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

The University offers a range of generous fee waivers and bursaries. 

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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