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Our master's by research

Prepare for a research career in agriculture and agri-environment sectors, or for subsequent doctoral studies, with our MSc by Research in Agriculture, Ecology and Environment.

Why study with us

Gain specialist skills for your future career, and benefit from our extensive research and teaching facilities.

How you'll study

Develop your knowledge and skills through a blend of theoretical study and practical experience. You'll have the opportunity to conduct an extensive independent research project and participate in a field trip to key organisations in the sector.

Life in the Department

Join a diverse, supportive community in the Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics.

Our research

Our research is driven by key global challenges and aligns closely with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. We are ranked 11th in the world for Agriculture and Forestry research (QS World University Rankings by Subject, 2022).


Master's scholarships

The Graduate Institute of International Development, Agriculture and Economics (GIIDAE) offers a diverse range of scholarships to help fund your postgraduate degree.

Our facilities

Explore our range of specialist research and teaching facilities provided by the School of Agriculture, Policy and Development.