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B.Sc. On Campus

Agriculture (Hons)

Royal Agricultural University

36 months
11000 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Gain a solid grounding in fundamental science while understanding the changing needs of the industry on a degree that is constantly updated in consultation with our industry advisers with this the Agriculture (Hons) programme from Royal Agricultural University

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At the Agriculture (Hons) programme from Royal Agricultural University will help you will become familiar with the opportunities for technological transformation and the demands of global production, economic consequences and new policy developments.

Our extensive contacts and external visits to livestock and crop enterprises and agribusinesses will provide you with invaluable insights into industry.  Farm491 will give you unparalleled access to on-farm/applied product development initiatives and RAU farms will provide research trials. 

This will help you to understand what it takes to bridge the gap between the laboratory, the field, the commercial market and the farm. Students have gone on to work for organisations including Agrii, NIAB TAG and AGCO. 


Graduates have gone on to pursue careers within companies worldwide and within the following roles:

  • Agronomist
  • Nutritionist
  • Geneticist / Breeding Specialist
  • Farm Manager
  • Health and Welfare Manager
  • Animal Scientist

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Soil and Environmental Science
  •  Crop Production Science 
  •  Crop Production 
  • Livestock Science
  •  Livestock Production
  •  Developing Academic Skills
  •  Global Business Environment 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

GCSE: (minimum five GCSEs) - English and Mathematics (or Maths Numeracy for Welsh applicants) at Grade C / 4 or higher are required plus level 3 qualifications:

  • A Level: BCC – minimum of 104 UCAS tariff points (to include at least three A Levels - preferably one science subject. General Studies & Critical Thinking are not included in the academic offer)
  • BTEC level 3 extended diploma at Distinction/Merit/Merit
  • International Baccalaureate: 26 points
  • Access to Higher Education: 45 credits at level 3, of which 21 must be awarded at Distinction and 15 at Merit or higher. (Pass at Literacy & Numeracy skills at level 2 are accepted in lieu of GCSE English & Mathematics)
  • A period of practical experience is also highly recommended

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11000 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.


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