Royal Agricultural University

Royal Agricultural University

Advanced Farm Management

The course trains prospective farmers, farm managers and farm management consultants to work in the commercial environment of modern farming and agribusiness; the course also develops a broad awareness of business thinking, encouraging students to be highly adaptable, open minded and creative in their approach to farm business management.

Entry requirements

Applicants normally require an Honours degree (minimum 2.1), or an HND with a distinction profile, plus a minimum of 2 years' post-graduation work experience; mature candidates with significant relevant work experience and lower academic qualifications are also considered for entry, following interview; international applicants whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS 6.5 average with no element below 5.5; students with other qualifications, including overseas awards and alternative English language qualifications may be considered.

Course modules

Modules include: Business strategy; personal and organisational change; marketing, planning and strategy; finance; economics and policy; plus focus modules; food chain; agricultural management; farm business management; dissertation.

Assessment methods

The course is assessed via continuous assessment, final examinations and a written dissertation.

Sponsorship information

UK and EU scholarships and bursaries may be available; substantial bursaries available for non-EU students.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MBA Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (England) 15 months
MBA Full-time September 2016 GBP 15,000 per Year 1 (International) 15 months
MBA Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 15 months
MBA Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 15 months
MBA Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 15 months
MBA Part-time September 2016 - 30 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Royal Agricultural University Cirencester GL7 6JS South West

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01285 889912