Food, Agriculture and Resource Economics

University of Guelph
Bachelor's degree
Scholarships available
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Food, Agriculture and Resource Economics

Become an expert of a current major global issue: the natural production of food and upon graduation, enter a workforce where there are more jobs than qualified people to fill them. Explore all areas of agriculture, resources and applied economics. Study courses in food, hunger and poverty, economics of the agri-food system and international trade. Prepare yourself for related graduate programs and to become a decision maker and strong leader in the agri-food sector and public agencies.

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Program content

  • Intro. to Environmental Economics, Law & Policy
  • Poverty, Food and Hunger
  • Economics of the Agri-Food System
  • Agrifood Markets and Policy
  • Survey of Natural Resource Economics
  • The Firm and Markets
  • Cost-Benefit Analysis
  • Food and International Development
  • Operations Management - Section 02
  • Operations Management
  • Agricultural and Food Policy
  • World Agriculture, Food Security and Economic Development
  • Advanced Agribusiness Management
  • Futures and Options Markets
  • Land Economics
  • Resource Economics
  • Marketing Research
  • Food & Agri Marketing Management
  • Decision Science
  • Independent Studies I
  • Independent Studies II

Scholarships & funding

We offer several scholarships, for more information please visit our website.


International fees - $30,500- $42,200CAD

Career paths

Sample Careers

  • Market development economist
  • Farm management specialist
  • Financial advisor/planner

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University of Guelph

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The city of Guelph was ranked in 2019 as one of the top 50 places to live in Canada.

The university campus boats a gorgeous walking campus, stunning greenery and beautiful building and facilities.

With over 200 student clubs, 7 dining halls, 19 intramural sports and a 25,000 sq. foot fitness centre, you can see why we are recognized as a Canadian leader in student experience.

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University of Guelph

50 Stone Road East
N1G 2W1 Guelph Ontario

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