Research course

Agroforestry

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

January, December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February

Course content

Research on the interaction of people, agriculture and trees at a range of scales from ecophysiological interactions among system components through to landscape level effects, across both temperate and tropical environments, with a focus on multipurpose tree species and farm trees.

Research areas

Agroforestry with specialisms in:

  • Role of trees in the agricultural landscape
  • Formal representation of local ecological knowledge
  • Tree-crop-soil interactions
  • Autecology and domestication of indigenous tree species.

Qualification and course duration

MPhil

full time
24 months
part time
36 months

PhD

full time
36 months
part time
60 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions
Email
postgraduate@bangor.ac.uk