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BioInnovation

Aberystwyth University

36 months
Duration
16800 GBP/year
4500 GBP/year
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About

The BioInnovation MRes programme offered at Aberystwyth University provides access to the latest thinking around the Circular Economy and is ideal for anyone with an interest in integrating this ethos into agrifood practice or policy.

Overview

Aimed at those working with or within the Welsh agrifood supply chains, this course places greater emphasis on research than on taught elements and is an ideal stepping stone for those considering developing the research aspect of their career.

What you will learn

At this BioInnovation MRes programme offered at Aberystwyth University you will study Research Methods and complete a Work-Based Research Project, which is the main component of your degree. You will also choose 2 from a range of option modules, which currently include:

  • Sustainable Supply Systems
  • Precision Livestock
  • Future of Packaging
  • Waste Resource Management
  • Membrane Filtration Technologies (delivered by Swansea University)
  • Life Cycle Assessment and Beyond
  • Public Goods
  • Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA)
  • Behaviour Change
  • Meat Processing

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Behaviour Change
  • Biorefining Technologies
  • Controlled Environment Agriculture
  • Future of Packaging
  • Life Cycle Assessment and Beyond
  • Meat Processing

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Distance Learning application deadlines are two months prior to the course start dates.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Candidates must hold at least a second class Honours degree in an appropriate agricultural or biological science, or a closely related discipline.
  • 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.
  • Copies of University transcripts (certified translated copies are required if original document is not in English or Welsh)
  • Copies of Degree certificates (certified translated copies are required if original document is not in English or Welsh)
  • Personal statement within 1-2 A4 pages

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16800 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    4500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4500 GBP per year during 36 months.

Funding

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