Writtle University College has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.
Why you should study Equine at WUC…
- You will be able to choose from one of three distinctive specialisms.
- We have invested significantly in our equine facilities to ensure you get hands-on access to specialist resources.
- Our facilities include two large indoor riding arenas, floodlit outdoor ménage, stud resources, bespoke therapy barns, stables, water treadmill, solarium, round pen and oval horsewalker.
- You will study towards a professional qualification on the Equine Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation degree, awarded by Equineenergy.
- You will benefit from lectures, practical sessions and interactive workshops to enhance your learning.
- We have a wide range of scientific and technological equipment that is used to enhance taught sessions, as well as enabling you to conduct original research projects that are relevant to the industry.
- You will benefit from our work with the likes of International Association of Animal Behaviour Consultants (IAABC) to bring you specialist tuition and support during your degree.
- Our research findings have been presented at conferences such as the International Society of Equitation Science, the Universities Federation for Animal Welfare and the British Society of Animal Science.
- Our course team includes experienced practitioners in both McTimoney Animal Therapy, Veterinary Physiotherapy and Equitation Coaching.
- You will have the opportunity to work with World Horse Welfare, assisting in the rehabilitation and training of their rescue horses in preparation for re-homing.
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
- Year 3
|UCAS Tariff||96 points||96 UCAS tariff points, to include one GCE A level grade C or above A minimum of four GCSEs grade A*–C (9-4) including, English Language, Mathematics and Science|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MMM|
|Access to HE Diploma||Writtle University College welcomes applicants studying Access to HE Diploma courses. For more information please contact [email protected]|
|Scottish Higher||96 UCAS tariff points, to include 3 x B An equivalent or higher combination of grades to that indicated above will also be accepted.|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||24 points||Total (IB) Diploma point score of 24 or more|
|Extended Project||Writtle University College welcomes applicants studying the Extended Project Qualification (EPQ). For more information please contact [email protected]|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||96 UCAS tariff points, to include 3 x HE (B1) higher An equivalent or higher combination of grades to that indicated above will also be accepted.|
If you have any questions regarding our entry criteria please email [email protected]
Additional entry requirements
The entry requirements listed represent typical offers for some of the most popular courses. We use the UCAS tariff when making offers and to determine whether you have met the conditions of our offer. Applicants are selected on their individual merits and offers can vary. We have an inclusive Admissions policy which recognises a broad range of qualifications, both academic and vocational and take into account relevant practical skills. Applicants studying a mixture of qualifications (e.g. A Level with BTEC, Advanced Technical Diplomas) are also warmly welcomed. Please contact our undergraduate Admissions Team for further advice on our entry requirements. Telephone: +44 (0)1245 424200 Email: [email protected]
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|