3 years
Study mode
Tuition fee (entire course)
Foreign students
USD 50,731
GBP 36,000
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

The MPhil/PhD programme's purpose is to build an advanced route into academic work in food policy. Its goals are to help you:

  • acquire the skills to become a professional researcher.
  • explore a topic of relevance.
  • contribute original work which will extend the current knowledge base.
  • to influence and change food policy.

Entry Requirements

  • Have a track record of high academic achievement, demonstrated by a good undergraduate degree with at least a second class (upper division) pass or equivalent.
  • A good Masters-level degree with at least a pass with merit (or equivalent).

English Language Requirements:

  • A first degree from a UK university or from the CNAA.
  • A first degree from an overseas institution recognised by the University as providing adequate evidence of proficiency in the English language, for example, from institutions in Australia, Canada or the USA.
  • GCE O-level/GCSE English language or English literature, grade C minimum.
  • An overall score of 6.5 in the English Language Testing System (IELTS) with a minimum of 6.0 for each subtest.
  • Other evidence of proficiency in the English language which satisfies the board of studies concerned.

*Please note that TOEFL and Cambridge Advanced/ Preliminary tests are no longer accepted.