University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI): Sustainable Rural Development

InstitutionUniversity of the Highlands and Islands (UHI)
Department Science, Technology and the Environment
Telephone 01463 279190
Study type Taught


What is special about this course? If you want to progress into a managerial role in rural development, this postgraduate course in Sustainable Rural Development is for you.

You will study social, environmental, economic and professional development, and community engagement issues in the context of managing rural development.

The MSc Sustainable Rural Development can be studied online from anywhere in the world.

Special features ◾Gain practical experience in understanding current rural development issues and working with communities ◾Develop key research and policy skills ◾Study individual modules for personal or professional development, or work towards the PgCert, PgDip or full masters degree ◾Study online, full time or part time when and where it suits you, within the UK and internationally

How long will my course last? ◾Full-time: 2 years @ 40 hours per week ◾Part-time (structured): 3-4 years @ 12 hours per week per module ◾Part-time (unstructured): 6 years (maximum) @ 6 hours per week per module


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