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Agriculture - Business, B.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #801 (QS) , | Online
This Agriculture - Business combined program at University of New England  offers graduates the opportunity to pursue careers in agriculture and business related areas. Students can achieve disciplinary depth as well as the breadth of learning expected in agriculture and business degrees.

About

This Agriculture - Business combined program at University of New England  provides the opportunity to study in areas such as animal production systems and products, crop and pasture management, animal health and welfare, feedlot management, cotton crop protection, grains crop protection, poultry and sheep production, business information technology, micro and macroeconomics, economic perspectives of environment and food, farm and resource management, agribusiness marketing, commodity markets and banking and finance.

Career Opportunities

Graduates will have a wide range of career options from which to choose in areas such as rural borrowing and lending; merchandising of farm inputs; merchandising of farm outputs; management and consulting positions; the crop, horticultural and animal industries; rural politics and advocacy; property management.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

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

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 120 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration description
      Up to 10 years Part-time
  • Credits
    192 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction to Financial Accounting 
  • Identification and Adaptation of Agricultural Plants 
  • Agricultural Ecology and Crop Physiology 
  • Plant Protection 
  • Grazing Systems 
  • Animal Production Systems and Products 
  • Animal Function, Health and Welfare 
  • Biology
  • Introductory Microeconomics 
  • Introductory Macroeconomics 
  • Food Security and Environmental Scarcity 
  • Farm and Resource Management 
  • Introduction to Breeding and Genetics 
  • Fundamentals of Marketing 
  • Managing People and Organisations 

    English Language Requirements

    You only need to take one of these language tests:

    • Minimum required score:

      79

      The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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    • 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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    Academic Requirements

    CRICOS Code 061313M

    Tuition Fee

    • International

      29400 AUD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 29400 AUD per year and a duration of 48 months.
    We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
    Commonwealth supported fee 

    Living costs for Armidale

    • 1500 - 2100 AUD/month
      Living Costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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