Research course

Agricultural Systems

Institution
Bangor University · School of the Environment, Natural Resources and Geography
Qualifications
MPhilPhD

Entry requirements

An undergraduate degree or MSc in a relevant subject is required.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Research areas: agricultural systems with specialisations in: 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.

Fees and funding

UK Research Councils (UK students only); DfID; Foreign and Commonwealth Office (via British Council); European Union; University scholarships (UK students only); Overseas Research Student scheme; Charities and Trusts; Commonwealth Scholarships; International agencies; Overseas Government Scholarships.

Qualification and course duration

MPhil

full time
24 months
part time
36 months

PhD

part time
60 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Chris Parry
Email
c.parry@bangor.ac.uk
Phone
01248 382314