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Agriculture, B.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
Online
The Agriculture degree program from Warnborough College Ireland is structured in a way that helps students build up their knowledge and practice in agriculture and related fields, while allowing them the opportunity to apply this learning to specific disciplines.
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Overview

The ideal candidate for the Agriculture degree program from Warnborough College Ireland must be able to work independently very effectively. Possible scenarios of prospective candidates include:

  • someone with a keen interest in farming who would like to have the opportunity to work professionally in agriculture.
  • someone with spare land they would like to cultivate and/or rear animals upon. Whether this is for personal use or for private enterprise, the BSc in Agriculture would be perfect for you!
  • a company looking to expand the skill set of its work force in a cost efficient fashion.
  • someone with farming experience looking for the opportunity to make their knowledge more in-depth.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline. More details:
    • Start date: 1st of any month
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description
      • 3 to 4 years
  • Credits
    240 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Pasture Management
  • Hydroponics 
  • Animal Feed and Nutrition
  • Irrigation – Agriculture
  • Research Project 
  • Environmental Chemistry 
  • Animal Welfare 
  • Dairy Cattle

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

  • Successful completion of a high school certificate; or
    • An appropriate industry apprenticeship qualification (normally 4 years), equivalent or higher; or
    • Over 21 years of age: with proven and appropriate experience in the related industries.
    • A full curriculum vitae/resumé.
    • A brief autobiography. 
    • A brief research proposal, if you are choosing either research or projects options. 
    • Copies of all academic transcripts. Please include English translations if your transcripts are in another language.
    • Two references. From employers, business partners, and/or academics.
    • A scanned copy of your passport or government-issued ID showing your name, date of birth and photograph.
    • Two passport-size photographs (if you are posting a paper application).
    • Application fee of €100.
    • All other relevant and related information or documentation (e.g. scholarship requests, etc.)

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    50 EUR/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 50 EUR per credit and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    50 EUR/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 50 EUR per credit and a duration of 36 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • €50* per ECTS credit / €100 per US credit
  • *Fees refer to tuition only. It does not include ancillary expenses such as required materials (see above), textbooks, internet connections, postage, telephone calls, insurance and printing.

Funding

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