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Full time | Bangor University | 2 years | JAN

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2 years

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Qualification type

MPhil - Master of Philosophy

Subject areas

Agriculture (General)

Course type


Course Summary

In this course, students research into agricultural systems and practices ranging from the science of plant and animal production to rural policy and decision-making; with a focus on alternative crops, food and nutrition, farmer health, local knowledge and rural development. The research area includes: Sustainable Development; Agricultural Ecology; Trade-offs between output of land and the needs of local people; Relationship between systems of food production and ecology of plants and animals; Farm, forest and environmental valuation; Accounting and Appraisal; Physiology and agronomy of temperate and tropical cereals, root crops and oilseeds; Peri-urban farming systems.

Tuition fees

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Course fees for UK / EU students

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Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


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Course fees for non-UK / EU students

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Entry requirements

Students need to have a first degree or MSc in a relevant subject is required.

University information

Located in North Wales, between the mountains and the sea, Bangor University offers postgraduate degrees within three colleges: Arts, Humanities and Business Environmental Sciences and Engineering Human Sciences Known for its research work, Bangor is renowned in particular for its research into industries like accounting, electronic engineering, sports science and psychology. In fact, the last Research Excellence Framework (REF,...more

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