Research course

IBERS - Rural Sciences

Aberystwyth University · Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences

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Entry requirements

A minimum of at least an upper 2nd-class honours is required to study for a PhD or a MPhil.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

IBERS is an internationally recognised centre of research and teaching excellence

Department specialisms

Animal Production Science (Genetics, Nutrition, Reproduction of Sheep and Cattle); Equine Science (Nutrition, Immunology); Crop Science; Organic/Sustainable Agriculture; Rural Economics and Development.

Research Excellence Framework (REF) score

Top 10 universities in the UK for research intensity

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

UK students
International students

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Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MPhil
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • Further details of qualification

    PhD 36FT 60PT

Course contact details

Mrs Michelle Allen
+44 (0)1970 622315