Agriculture at SRUC Scotland's Rural College - UCAS

Agriculture

SRUC Scotland's Rural College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of Glasgow

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Course summary

Throughout this course you will learn about the entire food chain from plough to plate; whilst developing the knowledge and understanding required for a senior management role within the agricultural, agri-business or agri-food industries, in both a UK and global context. You will gain skills which give you the ability to tackle problems by collecting, analysing and evaluating information and using it to make sound decisions. Gaining a good appreciation of the environment, moral, ethical and legal issues relevant to the agricultural industry today will be evident throughout your learning as well as acquiring an insight into how agriculture interrelates with society.

Course details


Unistats information

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Employment after 6 months (Most common jobs)
80%
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How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

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Application codes

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Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements for advanced entry (i.e. into Year 2 and beyond)

A relevant HNC (with 15 credits) or successful completion of 1st year of a relevant degree course

International applicants

SRUC has a long tradition of welcoming students from outside the UK to study with us, and we find they greatly enhance the learning experience of other students and their unique viewpoint and carried life experiences. International student rules and regulations are set by national governments. For the most up to date guidance, please visit our website - www.sruc.ac.uk/internationalstudents


Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
A level BCC To include Geography or a Science subject
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DMM Applications are considered from applicants who are undertaking a relevant Level 3 Extended Diploma.
Scottish Higher BBCC To include Geography or a Science subject
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) H3, H3, H4, H4 To include Geography, a Science subject or Agricultural Science
GCSE/National 4/National 5 Applicants should be able to offer National 5 (A-C) or equivalent pass in English (for literacy) and Maths (for numeracy)

English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6.5Achieving at least 5.5 in each component

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6950 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6950 Year 1
Wales £6950 Year 1
Channel Islands £6950 Year 1
EU £1820 Year 1
Scotland £1820 Year 1
International £14000 Year 1

Additional fee information

Scottish and EU students can apply to the Students Award Agency for Scotland (SAAS) to have tuition fees paid by the Scottish government. Students from the rest of the UK can apply for financial assistance, including a loan to cover the full cost of the tuition fees, from the Student Loan Company.
Agriculture at SRUC Scotland's Rural College - UCAS