Royal Veterinary College

Course Introduction

The Royal Veterinary College, University of London, offers a professional doctorate in Agriculture and Food (DAgriFood) for professionals working in the agricultural and food sectors. The programme is structured to deliver the opportunity to acquire advanced research skills and taught knowledge, with the central concept of “critical professionalism”.

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
8 years
Distance Learning
Professional Doctorate £2,097 Home Fees
8 years
Distance Learning
Professional Doctorate £11,350 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • •A university degree that is acceptable to the Royal Veterinary College. Appropriate degrees are an Honours degree (first or upper second class) related to biological sciences, animal sciences, veterinary science or livestock production.
  • OR
  • •An MSc degree related to the previous categories for Honours degrees.
  • Candidates must have at least two years work experience and currently work in the agri-food industry.
  • They must also have identified a work-place supervisor.