Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security
This scheme aims to train natural and social scientists to tackle challenges of food shortages, by providing interdisciplinary training and research with an international focus. Food security is also about addressing the associated socioeconomic factors to enable people to access sufficient, safe and nutritious food.
An upper 2nd Class Honours degree, or its equivalent, in a relevant subject. We can also consider applicants with a lower 2nd Class (or equivalent) if they have relevant work experience (including voluntary work). IELTS: 6.5 or equivalent.
Modules on offer include: conservation biology; contaminated land and remediation; crop protection; environmental management; food security, agriculture and climate change; habitat management; perspectives on environment and development; sustainable soil management; sustainable systems.
Assessment methods include coursework, presentations, examinations and a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,830 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 17,880 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 3,415 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Lancaster University||Lancaster||LA1 4YW||North West|