Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Researchers aim to improve health of children in Ghana
Minister of International Development awards $3.5 million to support project led by Professor Grace Marquis.Read more...
Graduation Ceremonies 2014
The Macdonald graduating class has grown to the point where two convocation ceremonies will be held on Monday, June 2, 2014, so that we may welcome and accommodate everyone’s family and friends. Click on the link to see the complete schedule.Learn more
Here comes Frisson!!!
Thanks to the passion, the teamwork, and the perseverance of its members, the McGill Food Science & Ag Chemistry team is the first Canadian university team since 1987 to compete at the IFTSA & Mars Product Development Competition finals!Read more...
Aboriginal Food Security in Northern Canada
A new report released on March 27 by the Council of Canadian Academies found that the Inuit are the most food insecure group in the developed world.Read more...
More kudos to our Bioresource Engineering students
Mac's Bioresource Engineering students continue to excel in engineering competitions.Read more...
Social media tools in teaching
From twitter to blogging, social media platforms can be effective in the classroom: these tools can increase communication skills, student participation, help link classroom experiences to the real-world, and facilitate collaboration.Learn more...
Macdonald offers a variety of undergraduate degrees, majors and specializations in agricultural and environmental sciences, bioresource engineering, dietetics, food and nutrition, life sciences and agricultural economicsLearn more
Graduate degrees (MSc and PhD) are offered by all academic units at Macdonald; several graduate diplomas and certificates are also offeredLearn more
Barbados Field Study Semester (BFSS)
The Barbados Field Study Semester is one of the many field semesters offered at Macdonald.Learn more
Barbados Interdisciplinary Tropical Studies (BITS)
The Barbados Interdisciplinary Tropical Studies (BITS) Program offers students the opportunity to study agri-food-energy and related socio-economic issues in Barbados.Learn more
Field Course: Sustainable Agriculture & Food Security in Cuba
The Cuba Field Course allows students to gain experience in agro-ecological technologies and examine issues related to food security and sustainable agriculture using the Cuban modelLearn more
Farm Management and Technology Program (FMT)
The Farm Management and Technology Program is a 3-year academic and practical program offered on the Macdonald CampusLearn more
The Freshman Program is geared towards students from outside Quebec to study towards a BSc in the Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences or the School of Dietetics and Human NutritionLearn more
Internships are a great way to "test-drive" a career and gain experience outside the classroomLearn more
Continuing Professional Development (cpd@mac)
CPD@MAC offers workshops geared towards professional development and skill upgrading in the fields of agriculture, food safety, nutrition, water resources management and environmental studiesLearn more
Welcome to the Macdonald Campus of McGill University, home of the Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences and the School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition. If you are you interested in hands on learning focused on finding solutions to real world problems in the natural sciences, environment, agriculture, food, applied economics, and engineering, our programs at the undergraduate and graduate level may be just what you are looking for.
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