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

September

Course content

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.

Department specialisms

Agroforestry; Animal Science; Arid Zone Studies; Crop Science; Ecology; Ecophysiology; Forestry; Landuse and Environmental Economics; Soil Science; Wood Science.

Information for international students

Research expertise in most parts of the developing world. Particular strengths in Middle East, India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Costa Rica, Cameroon, Zimbabwe, Uganda, Tanzania and Ghana.

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

full time
36 months
part time
60 months

Course contact details

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