It will equip students to implement the latest research into sustainable production systems thinking and will facilitate entry into agroforestry-related careers.
The programme suits people with interests in the agri-food, farming, environmental, conservation, and agricultural policy sectors, and covers both temperate and tropical systems and contexts.
Students studying the course will:
- Examine the environmental, economic and social aspect of agroforestry in the context of food security and the changing environment.
- Study how selected agroforestry management practices can improve the resource-efficiency and overall sustainability of food production.
- Gain a global perspective to question whether and how growing demand for food from limited land resources can be met through agroforestry and sustainable intensification.
This Agroforestry and Food Security course at Bangor University will enable professionals to redirect or enhance their capabilities.
Graduates can find careers in advisory and policy/advocacy roles, executive management, agriculture, agribusiness and environmental consultancy and agencies, agricultural finance, land and catchment management agencies, natural resources management, agricultural education and training, and as rural counsellors.
This course is accredited by the Institute of Chartered Foresters and gives partial fulfilment of Professional Membership Entry.
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- Natural Resource Management
- Agroforestry Systems and Practice
- Global Food Security
- Urban Forestry
- Carbon Footprinting and Life Cycle Assessment
- Forest Management Planning
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
The University will accept applications throughout the year, but we would generally advise that you send in your application form by the end of June.
DisciplinesAgriculture Forestry View 41 other Masters in Agriculture in United Kingdom
A 2(ii) undergraduate degree in a relevant subject, e.g. Agriculture, Forestry, Environmental Sciences, Ecology, Conservation Sciences, Sustainable Development, Geography or Biological Sciences. Alternatively, a first degree in an unrelated subject plus relevant practical experience may be accepted.
Applicants are judged on their individual merits and age, work experience and other factors are also considered. Students with degrees in forestry, agriculture, geography, biology, environmental studies, economics, law, social sciences, philosophy and modern languages have graduated from this course.
- IELTS: 6.0 (with no element below 5.5) is required.
International16500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 16500 GBP per year during 12 months.
EU/EEA8650 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8650 GBP per year during 12 months.
Living costs for Bangor
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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