University of Reading
Agricultural Development Economics
This course combines the analytical rigour of modern economicanalysis with practical, field-based perspectives on agriculturaldevelopment. It provides the skills, knowledge and insight necessary to contribute to confronting the challenge of reducing rural poverty, pathways for agricultural transition, and a balance between theoretical perspectives on agricultural development, and modern empirical methods and tools.The part-time course option is for UK/EU students only.
You are normally required to have a good undergraduate Honoursdegree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK). Anintermediate knowledge of microeconomics required, but strong applicants with little or no prior training in economics may be admitted provided they attend a pre-sessional course.
Modules include: market and trade analysis; qualitative research methods; econometrics; appraisal of agricultural and rural development projects; research and study skills for independent learning.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 13,750 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 3,025 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 7,560 per Academic year (overseas fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Reading||Reading||RG6 6UR||South East|
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