University of Greenwich: Agriculture for Sustainable Development (MSc)

InstitutionUniversity of Greenwich
Department Natural Resources Institute
Study type Taught


This programme is aimed at students who wish to pursue a career in agriculture and sustainable development in the private sector, research, NGO or government communities. It provides a firm grounding in research methods applicable to the study of sustainable agriculture and the intellectual tools for understanding sustainable agriculture systems. The courses combine theoretical approaches and empirically based learning from case studies of real projects and agricultural scenarios.

2 course options

Qualification MSc
Level RQF Level 7
Entry requirements

Applicants should have: an Honours degree (at least 2.2 or above); or an equivalent professional qualification in an appropriate subject. Students educated in a language other than English should have an IELTS score of 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each skill) or equivalent.


Assessment consists of a combination of assignments, essays, presentations, reports, portfolios and formal examinations.


Compulsory modules: Integrated pest management; independent research project (NRI); tools for sustainable agriculture; research methods for postgraduates.

Location Medway Campus
Central Avenue
Chatham Maritime


Channel Islands 9250 GBP for Year 1
EU 9250 GBP for Year 1
England 9250 GBP for Year 1
Northern Ireland 9250 GBP for Year 1
Scotland 9250 GBP for Year 1
Wales 9250 GBP for Year 1
International 12100 GBP for Year 1

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