EXPAND YOUR PROFESSIONAL NETWORK THROUGH THE MSC URBAN AGRICULTURE AND GREEN CITIES !
With the likelihood of cities being denser by 2050, it is essential to adopt a broader view of sustainable food production when it comes to feeding city dwellers. In this context, urban agriculture plays a signifi cant role in designing sustainable and localized food supply chains linking farmers to consumers. Urban agriculture is also becoming a key component of nature in the city as it brings several solutions to contemporary humanity’s greatest challenges.
The program is designed to arm you with knowledge and skills that will allow you to land your first job successfully. Case studies, projects, and assignments will draw from and directly apply to urban farming and sustainable urban planning. You can choose to specialize in tracks that address contemporary challenges and opportunities in our societies including food security, design with nature, local food supply chain, and ecological restoration in urban environments.
The degree focuses on technical (agronomic, ecological, architecture, and design) aspects as well as socio-economic and institutional challenges related to urban farming and sustainable planning projects. You can choose between research, public, or private company work career. You can also focus on entrepreneurship to cultivate a future business venture.
The MSc faculty and instructors network connects you to business leaders, researchers, and public offi cers who guest lecture, sponsor internship, funds students projects and recruit graduates.