Harper Adams University

Harper Adams University

Agricultural Law

This course provides a firm basis for specialism for rural professionals such as chartered surveyors, solicitors, accountants and rural business consultants, whether as an introduction or as continuing professional development (CPD) for those with experience; the modules earn CPD points for solicitors and other professionals; module options include those providing the necessary legal foundations for practice and covering the all-important areas of land law, agricultural, commercial and residential tenancies, the UK planning system and taxation computation and planning; the options choices enable students to tailor the programme to their own requirements.

Entry requirements

2.2 Honours degree in a related subject; a relevant UK HND with extensive experience may also be considered; the course is only suitable for UK and EU applicants.

Course modules

Core modules: Research and information skills; machinery of government; optional modules: rural estate taxation and planning; planning law and policy; land tenure systems; agricultural tenancies.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Harper Adams University Newport TF10 8NB West Midlands

Key information

Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01952 81 5000