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Our MSc degree in Soil Science established in 1961 provides the foundation for a career in research (academic or near-market), advisory/consultancy services or overseas development work. The programme combines an in depth understanding of the nature and properties of soils to apply to environmental sustainability, food security and other areas learning from established soil science experts.with taught courses, practical work, day field trips, as well as a residential field trip through which we aim to provide a wide-ranging training in soil science, applicable both to students with previous knowledge of a relevant sub-discipline and to those with little background in soil science.


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Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

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