MSc “Natural Resources Management for Food Security”
Soil Science Faculty
MISSION OF THE PROGRAM: This program provides opportunities for candidates interested in Natural Resources Management for Food Security to become a professional leader and an independent scholar. The Program advances understanding of Natural Resources and its management through research development and improving the environment for food Security. The focus of this program is on the fundamental areas of agriculture, ecology, environmental protection, and management. It is aimed at evaluation and analysis of various land use systems to determine the long-term sustainable management practices and land restoration for the conservation of natural resources and enhanced food security. This program will cover the fundamentals of land economics and governance contextualized to the different regions, including Russian Federation, Central Asia and the Caucasus, and explores the connection between land resources and food security through theory and practice of land economics. Each student will be associated with an adviser who provides research facilities.
DURATION: 2 years WORKLOAD: 120 credits TEACHING LANGUAGE: English TUITION FEE: 465,000 RUB