Agriculture, Ecology and Environment (MSc (Research))

University of Reading the United Kingdom

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The award
MSc (Research)

How long you will study
2 years

Domestic course fees
GBP 10205 per year

How you will study
part-time

Course starts
September

International course fees
GBP 20555 per year

All study options

About Agriculture, Ecology and Environment at University of Reading

Providing an integrated understanding of ecology and environmental science with social and economic considerations in agricultural systems.

This programme will prepare you for a research career in the agricultural and agri-environment sectors or for subsequent doctoral studies in agroecology and environmental sciences. The course is taught by researchers from the Centre for Agri-Environmental Research, one of the leading centres for agroecology research worldwide and highly respected by employers in the sector.

This master's programme will:

Provides a multi-disciplinary appreciation of the underlying environmental, social and economic issues surrounding contemporary agricultural systems.

Provides a rigorous training in research methods and statistical analyses commonly used in agriculture, ecology and environmental science.

Develops your critical appraisal skills of research literature at the interface between agriculture, ecology and environmental science.

Gives you the skills to plan, manage and conduct an in-depth field and / or lab based independent research project.

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 awardMSc (Research)How you will studyPart-timeHow long you will study2 years
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course feesGBP 10205 per yearInternational course feesGBP 20555 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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