Sustainable Agriculture & Rural Development

University College Dublin


Course Name Sustainable Agriculture & Rural Development
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X376 X377
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MSc(Agr)
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2019/2020 September
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:
MSc(Agr) Sustainable Agriculture & Rural Development FT (X376)
Duration: 1 Years
Attendance: Full Time
Deadline: Rolling *

MSc(Agr) Sustainable Agriculture & Rural Development PT (X377)
Duration: 2 Years
Attendance: Part Time
Deadline: Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
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Duration 1 year full-time (X376) or 2 years part-time (X377).
Course Fee

Expand+MSc(Agr) Sustainable Agriculture & Rural Development (X376) Full Time
EU fee per year - €8,595
non EU fee per year - €24,800

MSc(Agr) Sustainable Agriculture & Rural Development (X377) Part Time
EU Year 1 - €4,350
EU Year 2 - €4,350...

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Entry Requirements

Expand+• The Masters in Sustainable Agriculture & Rural Development is designed to accommodate applicants with a variety of academic qualifications such as Agricultural Science, Life Sciences, Humanities, Arts, Business, Law and Engineering Degree Program...


Expand+Who should apply?
Full Time option suitable for:
Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. Yes

Part Time option suitable for:
Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes

Course Content

Expand+MSc(Agr) Sustainable Agriculture & Rural Development
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)
The MSc Programme in Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development represents a return to core values in the development of rural areas which are rooted ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 - Core
Policies & Strategies for Sustainable Agriculture & Rural Development

Minor Thesis

Theory & Practice of Rural Enterprises

Research Methods Part I


Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
Graduates from the UCD School of Agriculture and Food Science respond to many of the major global challenges such as population growth, global warming, biodiversity, food security and food and health issues. Consequently...

Further Enquiries Contact Name: Catherine Byrne
Contact Number:+353 (0)1 716 7192
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