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Postgraduate Certificate in Agribusiness

20 week course

18 November 2020

Distance Learning

Course Structure

The course takes place over 20 weeks and comprises 10 core units. The units will be released every two weeks from the start of the course. Download the units or study completely online.

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Assessment and Post Graduate Certification

At the end of each unit there is an assessment that will allow you to benchmark your growth in knowledge and understanding. If you wish to receive a Postgraduate Certificate from Middlesex University, an additional marked assignment of 5000 words will also need to be submitted. The assignment will be based on an on-going case study that runs throughout the duration of the course.

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Watch this video of Julian Roche, Agribusiness expert, introducing the course

Julian Roche has a PhD in agricultural risk management policy from Deakin University and is an Adjunct Lecturer in the Agriculture Department of the University of Western Australia. He works as a consultant, advising global banks, and government agencies including UNCTAD, on aspects of agribusiness, investment, valuation and restructuring.

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You have the opportunity to choose a validated option for this course and receive a Postgraduate Certificate on completion. This programme is quality assured by Middlesex University and you will receive a Middlesex award on successful completion. However, if the validated option isn’t important to you there is still the opportunity to take the standard course.

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Start Dates:  Booking extended  23rd September 2020 & 18 November 2020
Duration: 20 weeks, delivered by distance learning
Course Faculty: Julian Roche
Certification: Postgraduate Certification (optional)

Validated by Middlesex University

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Who, in finance, doesn't need to know about the most important asset class in the world?!

The course has been developed by practitioners for practitioners, and is taught by one of the world’s most sought after Agribusiness consultants. It fills a significant gap in the marketplace for a clear guide to the world of agribusiness that isn’t solely aimed at “theorists” and is the only academically accredited distance learning Agribusiness course delivered exclusively online via distance learning.

Delivered by distance learning, this programme allows you to receive professional training without disrupting your work

You have 24/7 access to course materials and tutorial support, plus you can network with other course attendees.

We'll give you an online test after each unit to make sure you're on track.  and you also have the chance to study for a Postgraduate Certificate.


Read the agenda to find out more.

Distance learning, e-learning and blended delivery

We can tailor this course and its delivery to match your requirements. Whether it is a complete distance learning course or blended learning, we will ensure that our dedicated team and professional trainers will produce and deliver the perfect training programme.

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Ready to Apply?

Don't delay your application. Our online application form securely accepts payment by credit card in either £ or €, or we will invoice you or your employer for payment by bank transfer.

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