We use cookies to ensure the best user experience and to serve tailored advertising. To learn more about our cookies and how to manage them, please visit our cookie policy

I AGREE
Close icon

Personalise what you see on this page.

Choose from the options below. We'll show you information based on your current location as default.

I'M FROM

  • United States
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.

LIVING IN

  • United States
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.

LOOKING FOR

  • Undergraduate courses
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.
Viewing as a student from United States living in United States interested in Undergraduate courses

Agricultural and Crop Science BSc (Hons)

University of Nottingham

Add to favourites

Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    Sutton Bonington Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

Studying agriculture and crop science will give you the skills to work on global food security. As the climate changes, and the population grows, we need to improve crop production. This course balances applied plant science with practical knowledge. You'll learn the latest agricultural thinking. Our teaching team work on the most rapidly developing areas of research. We'll teach you about sustainable agriculture, plant physiology, crop science and genetics.Teaching is based at Sutton Bonington Campus which has a 450 hectare farm. We have glasshouses equipped with the latest 3D imaging equipment. Our controlled environment growth rooms can control conditions such as temperature, light and humidity.We have an international research reputation in plant and crop science. This means you'll be taught by experienced scientists working on the latest research. Our passion for crop science is demonstrated in our teaching. We'll explain the latest thinking through lectures, practicals and field trips.You'll develop your scientific knowledge and use our labs and fields to apply this in practice. Field trips to local farms help to put your learning into context through real life examples.On this course you can:- Grow, manage and market your own crop- Get industry expertise from guest lectures and visits to commercial organisations- See agricultural systems in operationThroughout your degree you can choose from a range of additional options. You can apply to do these when you get here:- Industry placement - you can add a year in industry between years two and three- Study abroad - options include Australia, Canada, or Europe- Computer Science year - use algorithms to analyse complex data and apply this to your course

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 25,000per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

Entry requirements

Choose a qualification

A level : BBB - ABB

at least one science-based subjects at A level preferred subjects: biology, chemistry, maths, physics, or geography and two additional A level or equivalent. A pass is required in science practicals where taken.Citizenship studies, critical thinking, general studies and leisure studies not accepted.

VIEW MORE

University information

University of Nottingham

  • University League Table

    20th

  • Campus address

    University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, England

The university offers a range of scholarships specifically for international applicants studying at any level.
A large number of courses at the university include a placement or work experience element, ensuring that students receive first-hand professional experience.
The university runs a free welcome programme for new international students from outside the EU joining the University of Nottingham in September every year.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    4th out of 20 3

  • Entry standards

    / Max 155
    134 89%

    6th

    5
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    74 74%

    4th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.08 82%

    11th

    3

Is this page useful?

Yes No

Sorry about that...

HOW CAN WE IMPROVE IT?

SUBMIT

Thanks for your feedback!