The agricultural industry is becoming increasingly complex. Changes in support mechanisms and pressure to diversify and manage the environment has made success in the farming sector increasingly reliant on high quality, vigorous business management skills. In choosing to study the Agriculture with Business Management degree at Aberystwyth University you will gain a thorough grounding in both farming and commerce, and will be well-equipped to deal with any challenges. This four year course includes an integrated year of work of experience in a related area, which you will undertake in the third year of the course. The University has developed a large number of links with employers in the UK and overseas and will provide you with assistance in finding work experience opportunities. This degree meets the great demand for graduates with an understanding of both agriculture and business. The programme is appropriate for applicants with no farming background as well as those who have some knowledge of agriculture, since it provides a firm grasp of agricultural systems and science alongside the principles and practices of business. Upon successful completion of this degree you will have the core capabilities and skills demanded by employers.