• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
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Overview

At the Applied Equine Science and Business (Hons) programme from Royal Agricultural University you will tap into our powerful network of industry contacts, including graduates from the University.

You will also have the option to gain even more experience in the field, with a six day study trip to Ireland. No wonder our graduates have gone on to work at prestigious companies such as Plusvital Equinome, Haygain, Tattersalls and The National Trainers Federation.

Career

Our graduates have gone on to pursue careers within companies worldwide and withing the following roles:

  • Research Scientist
  • Stud Manager
  • Brand Manager
  • Technical Sales Representtive
  • Trainer
  • Event Manager

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    Part-time
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Business Environment
  •  Equine Industry
  •  Business Finance
  •  Breeding and Genetics
  •  Equine Bioveterinary Science 1
  • Nutritional biochemistry and Feeding 
  •  Equine Anatomy and Physiology
  • Developing Academic Skills

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • A Level: CCC – min.96 UCAS Tariff points (to include at least two A Level passes – Desirable to have one science subject. For Science subject: Pass in practical element is not required.)
  • BTEC: MMM
  • GCSE: (Minimum five GCSEs) - English and Mathematics (or Maths Numeracy for Welsh applicants) at Grade C / 4 or higher are required.
  • International Baccalaureate: 26 points, desirable to include one science or technology subject at higher level.
  • Access to HE: 45 credits at level 3, of which 15 must be awarded at Distinction. (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

  • International

    10200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10200 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Funding

The University offers a wide range of generous fee waivers and bursaries. 

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Applied Equine Science and Business (Hons)
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