Aberystwyth University

Aberystwyth University

Sustainable and Efficient Food Production

The course centres on increasing efficiency and reducing environmental impact within the extensive pasture-based production sector. The programme provides flexible, accessible, postgraduate level training for people employed in the agri-food sector. Training comprises workshops, distance learning modules and work-based research projects.

Entry requirements

A 2nd Class Honours degree in agricultural or biological science, or a closely related discipline. Applications from mature candidates with relevant experience are welcome and will be given equal consideration. Non graduates require at least 24 months of relevant full time work experience in an agri-food industry and are considered individually.

Assessment methods

There are no exams within this programme. Taught modules are assessed via course work and forum discussion.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 750 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 750 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 750 per Module (Wales) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 750 per Module (England) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 750 per Module (International) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Distance Learning

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