This is a BSc Honours in Agriculture that will provide you with key skills in Animal Husbandry, Animal Science, Soil and Plant Science, as well as Environmental Science and Agriculture Business Management and Marketing.
The Agriculture (Hons) course at the Atlantic Technological University incorporates a substantial work placement in Year 2 where you can gain significant work experience, with Year 3 expanding and building on the knowledge you’ve learned to date. Meanwhile Year 4 allows you to focus on one or two disciplines: Animal and Crop Science or Environmental Management.
When you graduate you’ll have the core skills to work in the Agri-Food sector in a variety of roles including becoming a Farm Manager, R&D Scientist or Environmental Manager.
The main employers are:
- Agriculture Sector
- Agri-food industry
- Government Agencies
Graduate careers typically include:
- Farm Manager
- R&D Scientist
- Environmental Manager
- Agriculture & Environmental Impact
- Grassland & Crop Production
- Work placement & Farm Health and Safety
- Beef & Dairy Production Systems
- Ruminant Husbandry
- Agriculutral Business Management
- Soil & Plant Science
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , EEA/EU
DisciplinesAgribusiness Agriculture View 28 other Bachelors in Agriculture in Ireland
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Minimum Six O6/H7
- Maths O6/H7
- English or Irish O6/H7
- At Least Two H5
International10500 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 10500 EUR per year during 48 months.
EU/EEA819 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 819 EUR per year during 48 months.
The Student Contribution Charge is €3,000.
Living costs for Letterkenny
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.