Combine the latest agricultural science with business and technology developments. Become a future leader in agribusiness.
- Apply business and science to real life farms
- Give presentations to businesses, take part in policy workshops and test out your own innovative ideas
- Be taught by agricultural business specialists
- Grow, manage and market your own crop or manage a student sheep flock
- Get industry expertise from guest lectures and visits to commercial organisations
- See agricultural systems in operation
- Industry placement - you can add a year in industry between years two and three
- Study abroad - options include Australia, Canada, or Europe
In your first year you'll look at the key issues affecting agricultural businesses today. You'll study sustainable systems used by commercial UK farms. Visit the University Farm and other local farms to see what you've learnt in practice. You'll learn about the latest developments around the world. Core second year modules cover agribusiness and innovation, economics and agri-marketing. You'll enter our Enterprise Management Challenge. Working in teams you'll manage either a crop or livestock enterprise. You make all the agricultural science and business decisions. You'll observe the impact of your decisions as these are implemented on the farm. In your final year, you'll learn how to apply management principles to modern rural businesses. You'll have farm visits and guest lectures. We invite speakers to give you insights into the management and finance of rural businesses. Your final year research project gives you chance to work at one of the country's top agricultural research centres.
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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- Sutton Bonington Campus
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
GCSE English and Maths at grade C/4 are required.
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|