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Agricultural and Livestock Science BSc (Hons)

University of Nottingham

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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Sutton Bonington Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-22

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

This course is designed to focus on more applied aspects of animal science. You'll study the production and management of commercial livestock within animal-based agricultural systems. You'll use the 450 hectare University Farm and visit local livestock farms. Teaching is based at Sutton Bonington Campus which has an international reputation for animal science research. You'll gain practical animal handling experience and use our Farm Demonstration Centre. The Centre for Dairy Science Innovation is also on-campus. These facilities offer the latest research technologies. You'll develop your scientific knowledge and use our labs and fields to apply this in practice. On this course you will: - Manage a student sheep flock - Get industry expertise from guest lectures and visits to commercial organisations - Understand the nutrition, growth and welfare of farmed animals Throughout 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

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 25,000per year

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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.

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University information

University of Nottingham

  • University League Table

    24th

  • 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.
In September every year, the university runs a free welcome programme for new international students from outside the EU joining the University of Nottingham.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    4th out of 19

  • Entry standards

    / Max 155
    131 91%

    7th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    75.0 75%

    3rd

    1
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.04 81%

    14th

    3

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