Agricultural Economics (MSc)

University of Reading the United Kingdom

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The award

How long you will study
12 months

Domestic course fees
GBP 7360 per year

How you will study

Course starts

International course fees
GBP 15650 per year

All study options

About Agricultural Economics at University of Reading

Understanding economic concepts and policies to promote world agricultural development.

With an ever-increasing world population and growing pressure on the world's finite resources, the analytical skills of agricultural economists are as relevant as ever. This degree is designed to provide you with a rigorous, stimulating and enjoyable training in applied economics and quantitative and qualitative research techniques.

This master's programme:

Allows you to gain an appreciation of the complex dynamic between population growth and the world's finite resources.

Develops your quantitative and qualitative research techniques.

Equips you with the skills to work as a professional agricultural economist in industry, government and non-governmental organisations.

Students have the option to specialise in a development pathway that will provide them with the specific skills needed for working in agricultural development by selecting 30 credits from specific modules.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardMScHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study12 months
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course feesGBP 7360 per yearInternational course feesGBP 15650 per year

Notes about fees for this course

The fees listed are for full-time study, unless otherwise stated, and relate to courses starting in the 2018/19 academic year. Fee information will be confirmed in offer letters sent out to successful applicants.

Entry requirements

IELTS: 6.5 overall with no element less than 5.5 (or equivalent)

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