University of Greenwich

Degree level: Undergraduate


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Course summary

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This foundation degree will introduce you to the science of agriculture and the practical elements of sustainable farming, preparing you for positions within the agricultural industry. This agriculture foundation degree will expand your knowledge of the agriculture industry and help you think about how it might change in the future. You'll combine agricultural theory with practical experience in crop and livestock farming, and learn more about modern machinery and methods. You'll be encouraged to engage with agriculture industries in the UK and Europe, working with stakeholders across the food chain. With a shortage of graduates in agriculture, the skills from this degree will make you highly sought after within the industry. The course is offered by one of the university's partner colleges: Hadlow College in Kent. What you should know about this course

  • Gain knowledge about the current and future science of agriculture in the next few decades and beyond
  • Gain practical experience of both crop and livestock husbandry
  • Develop successful management careers across production, advisory, post-harvest, processing and retail sectors.

Course details


All degree courses are made up of modules – individual units of study on different topics. Some modules are compulsory; others can be chosen from a list of options. Our website has full details of your degree structures, module content, and how each module is assessed. The direct link to this course on our website, can be found at the bottom of this page.

Assessment method

Coursework (written assignments, projects and presentations) as well as end of year examinations.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £6165 Year 1
England £6165 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6165 Year 1
Scotland £6165 Year 1
Wales £6165 Year 1
Channel Islands £6165 Year 1

Additional fee information

These fees were set for the 2020/21 intake. Therefore, this may change for the 2021/22 academic year.
Agriculture at University of Greenwich - UCAS