Imperial College London Featured Masters Courses
De Montfort University Featured Masters Courses

MSc Food Security and Sustainable Agriculture


University of Exeter College of Life and Environmental Sciences

Full time & Part time October MSc 1 year full-time; 2 years part-time

About the course

Food security: a global concern

There has never been a more urgent need to train food security researchers who are equipped with skills in agronomy, plant pathology, plant disease and plant genetics, and knowledge of modern agricultural systems and agricultural policy. It is of vital importance that we increase crop yields significantly over the next 50 years, while also decreasing our dependency on chemical intervention and fertilisers.

Meeting the challenge of sustainable agriculture

This interdisciplinary programme was developed in collaboration with a variety of stakeholders, including: the agricultural industry, government agencies (including Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) and The Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA)), and farmers and

Read more about this course


Entry Requirements

Normally at least a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent in biological science or relevant subject. Consideration will be given to appropriate professional background on a case-by-case basis involving an interview. A strong interest in food security and/or sustainable agriculture is required.

For full information, including English language requirements and international equivalencies, please see the relevant programme page found in the postgraduate section of our website.


Course Content



Where is University of Exeter


Videos



All Available Videos:

Why Exeter?
MSc Food Security and Sustainable Agriculture
Postgraduate Life at the University of Exeter
MSc Food Security and Sustainable Agriculture...

Scholarships

Funding for Postgraduate Study

Search Suggestions

Search Suggestions

Based on your current searches we recommend the following search filters.