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Sustainable Food and Agriculture Policy

Royal Agricultural University

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

The Sustainable Food and Agriculture Policy programme from Royal Agricultural University has been created in conjunction with our industry partners, including the National Trust and National Farmers’ Union. This course is primarily distance learning.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

The Sustainable Food and Agriculture Policy programme from Royal Agricultural University  will help you develop the knowledge you need to begin and boost a career in the agriculture and food industry. 

We will provide you with important industry contacts and placements within major national companies. 

You will have the opportunity to connect with organisations that are shaping policy; covering areas including climate change, consumer trends, post-Brexit trading terms, public health, animal welfare and future food security.

Career

This course has been carefully developed to meet skills gaps and respond to changes in recruitment trends. 

Graduates are highly likely to go on to pursue a career within the food or an allied industry and a number of businesses visit the University every year to recruit new staff.

Careers could include:

  • Procurement
  • Quality assurance
  • Market research
  • Commercial or general management in the food industry
  • Farm or Environmental Consultants
  • Working for the Government, international agencies or NGOs
  • The development of new companies through entrepreneurial initiatives

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Developing your leadership and people skills
  • Making sense of a changing world
  • Improving your decision-making with data and technology
  • Developing sustainable business strategies
  • Facing the global challenges in food and agriculture
  • Making a positive impact on the natural environment and rural economy
  • Delivering trust and integrity within the food supply chain

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

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

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
88
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

  • A minimum 2.1 honours degree from a UK university, or an equivalent academic qualification from a comparable international institution
  • Mature applicants without a first degree but with acceptable professional qualifications and/or acceptable related experience may also be considered

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

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