School of GeoSciences

MSc Sustainable Plant Health

This degree is for graduates planning a career in plant protection in agriculture, horticulture, forestry or urban settings, or policy development, plant health inspection, research, consultancy and conservation management, and private industry.

About the programme

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Can you find sustainable solutions to maintaining our global food supply?

Applying for your programme

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Entry requirements and how to apply for your chosen programme.

Programme structure

This MSc programme involves two semesters of taught courses followed by an individual research project.


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Plant health scientists are employed in a range of vocations: environmental consultancy, research, overseas development, agriculture, horticulture, forestry, urban planning, policy development, plant inspection and management.

Costs & funding options

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Find out details of scholarship or funding options.

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Watch a video from the Programme Director, interact with us on social media or contact us for more information.


Apply now and entry requirements


Survey - new programme opportunity

We have set up a short survey and would be delighted to hear from anyone interested in postgraduate study (online or on campus) in ‘Circular Economy’.

Your feedback will help shape the content and structure of this new programme, and there is an opportunity to leave your contact details so we can keep you up to date on any developments.