Newcastle University has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
Our degree covers the fundamental principles of business, but applied in the context of the agri-food chain. It is a practical course and includes topics such as: marketing, law and economics; agriculture; psychology and food and human nutrition.
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!
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|Campus name||Main Site (Newcastle)|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||Not accepted|
|A level||AAB - ABB||GCSE Mathematics (minimum grade B or 6) required if not taken at A or AS level.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DDD - DDM||Business-related subjects preferred.|
|Access to HE Diploma||
D: 30 credits
M: 15 credits
|Level 3 units in Business, Marketing or Economics are desirable.|
|Scottish Higher||AAABB - AABBB||
Mathematics required at National 5, minimum grade B (or grade 2 Standard Grade or Intermediate 2 equivalent) if not offered at Higher Grade. Where a candidate bypasses the assessment for National 5 qualifications, a minimum of grade C in the Higher in Mathematics is required. Combinations of Highers and Advanced Highers accepted.
Scottish qualifications can be taken in more than one sitting.
|Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal||D3, D3, M2 - D3, M2, M2||GCSE Mathematics (minimum grade B or 6) required if not taken as a Principal Subject.|
|Extended Project||We welcome applications from students offering an Extended Project and value the skills of research and independent learning that it is designed to develop. If you offer an Extended Project, it will be taken into account as part of your application profile, but we will not usually include it in offer conditions for this degree programme.|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||35 points||Standard level Mathematics or Mathematical Studies required at grade 5 if not offered at Higher Level.|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H1, H1, H1, H2, H3 - H1, H1, H2, H2, H3||normally including Mathematics. Ordinary level Mathematics required at grade O2 if not offered at Higher level.|