Harper Adams University

Harper Adams University

Farm and Agribusiness Management

This course aims to enhance the capacity of farm managers and those working in closely associated industries to perform within shifting economic and policy environments. The course focuses on effective use of agricultural resources and the opportunities this presents to the rural economy and seeks to enable individuals to develop leadership skills while becoming more creative, flexible and innovative entrepreneurs with a high level of transferable skills. Teaching is through contextualised presentations of theory with direct practical consideration, utilising a practical knowledge base of the rural environment; by combining this with a sound understanding of business development and policy the course enables participants to maximise on opportunities identified.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree (minimum lower 2nd Class) or a good FdSc/HND pass in a relevant subject area together with related industrial or professional experience of at least one year. The suitability of candidates for particular programmes may be assessed by interview, considering reports from referees and by evaluating previous experience.

Course modules

Modules include: Research and information skills; farm business analysis; farm business planning; international strategic investment options; rural land policy development; production policy and trade; global supply chain strategy and management; research project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,900 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,900 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,900 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,900 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,500 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,900 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 - 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,700 per Whole course (EU) 6 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,700 per Whole course (England) 6 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,450 per Whole course (International) 6 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,700 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 6 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,700 per Whole course (Scotland) 6 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 2,700 per Whole course (Wales) 6 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,400 per Whole course (EU) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,400 per Whole course (England) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,900 per Whole course (International) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,400 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,400 per Whole course (Scotland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,400 per Whole course (Wales) 9 months

Campus details

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

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Key information

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Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01952 81 5000