University of Reading

University of Reading

Agricultural Economics

The course is designed to provide you with rigorous, stimulating and enjoyable training in applied economics and quantitative and qualitative research techniques.

Entry requirements

Applicants are required to have an undergraduate Honoursdegree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK). 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.

Course modules

Modules include: Consumer and producer theory; economics of international food markets; resource and environmental economics; econometrics; research and study skills for independent learning.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 13,750 per Academic year (overseas 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 details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Reading Reading RG6 6UR South East

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
0118 378 5289