Food security: a global concern
There has never been a more urgent need to train food security researchers who are equipped with skills in agronomy, plant pathology, plant disease and plant...Read more
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,...Read more
Gain an overview of agriculture, rural livelihoods, rural policy and politics. You’ll strengthen your analytical prowess and graduate with a set of widely transferable skills.
Focus on the dynamic interactions...Read more
This new postgraduate degree is ideal for those planning to undertake a research focussed qualification within our subject specialisms, but which sits outside of our current Masters provision. ...Read more
Learn how agriculture and its environment should be adapted to future change with a Master’s in Agriculture for Sustainable Development from an award-winning institute.
This course is for graduates...Read more
Our course provides specialist skills and knowledge about the most important issues related to the sustainability of agricultural production and food security. Our MSc is suitable if you have an interest...Read more
Agricultural Systems Management and Environmental Sciences MRes
We carry out research to understand how climate has varied over time, what has caused this variation, and how it has impacted on plant and animals, shaping evolution. ...Read more
This course is for anyone concerned that our food production systems will not be fit for purpose by the middle of this century.
Increasingly large swathes of the globe are beset by resource...Read more
An MRes is a Masters programme with more research than taught elements, a ‘Research Masters’. If you undertake the MRes in Agriculture you will need to successfully complete any two modules from the MSc...Read more
This 12-month course will give you a breadth of understanding of the agri-food system as a whole. You’ll learn about the major issues in sustainable agriculture and the cutting-edge...Read more
Food crises, commodity price booms and busts, environmental concerns and trade tensions are just some of the focuses of the analysis undertaken in agricultural economics. Agricultural economics concerns...Read more
Our MSc Agricultural Economics course will help you to understand economic concepts and policies to promote world agricultural development
With an ever-increasing world population and growing pressure...Read more
Rising population, climate change and competing demands on land are challenging farmers and growers to meet the worlds demand for food in the 21st century. It is imperative that to meet the challenge...Read more
About the Course
There is an increasing need for specialists within agriculture who have an understanding of both the business and technical aspects of the industry. This postgraduate course is aimed...Read more
MPhil and PhD supervision covers a number of research topics supported by research active academic staff. Our range of research areas relate to crop science, soil science, ecological (organic) agriculture,...Read more
Agricultural Systems and Management
Development of farm and sector-level programming models; impact of climate change on future sustainability and performance of arable and livestock farming...Read more
MBA Innovation in Sustainable Food and Agriculture
A dynamic course specifically designed to enhance the skills and knowledge you need to build or boost your career, whether you are interested in business or the food and agriculture industries. ...Read more
Data Science for the Global Agriculture and Food Industry PgC / PgD / MSc
There is a huge skills gap in the UK workforce when it comes to data science and artificial intelligence. The Government’s Digital Skills strategy states that within the next 20 years, 90 per cent of...Read more
Our MRes Agricultural and Food Economics allows you to develop your research skills for applied agricultural economics and marketing.
The University of Reading is the highest-ranking UK university for...Read more