MSc Soils and Sustainability
Aimed at students wishing to pursue a career in land based management or environmental protection, who are seeking an understanding of soil within sustainable management.
A programme for students who wish to pursue a career in land-based management or environmental protection and gain a greater understanding of soil within the context of sustainable management. The degree is designed to provide a preparation for an industry or academic research career, or a professional career in soil science and environmental management.A collaboration with Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC).
Essential for food production, soils also store water, provide biological habitats, impact the accumulation of greenhouse gases in our atmosphere, absorb society’s waste, are a source of minerals and provide the foundations for housing and roads that we depend on.
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We strongly recommend that all applications for study by submitted no later than 15 June 2018. Late applications from Home / EU students may be considered, and from International students in exceptional circumstances. Please e-mail Jennifer.Carfrae@sruc.ac.uk to enquire.