How will we feed ourselves in the future? This is one of the most important questions faced by the human race. Access to good and healthy food is a basic human right. However, a rapidly growing population, finite resources, environmental damage, climate change and global inequality make this an incredibly complex issue. The MSc Food Security addresses these challenges, with a specific focus on the social and economic aspects of food security. What will I learn? This MSc provides you with excellent opportunities to tackle world hunger and feed the world in the 21st century. Through this programme, you will explore issues such as:
- social demographics
- diet and nutrition
- the transformation of the food system
- technology and innovation
- climate change
See our website for detailed programme information.
How to apply
Entry requirements for individual programmes vary, so please check the details for the specific programme you wish to apply for on our website. You will also need to meet the University’s language requirements.
Fees and funding
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