United Kingdom

Aberystwyth University

301–400 th
Arts & humanities 2018
301–350 th
World University Rankings 2018
Reception, Penglais, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 3FL, United Kingdom

Aberystwyth University

Equine Science

Our three year Equine Science degree at Aberystwyth University will allow you to explore all aspects of horse reproduction including breeding technologies, nutrition, welfare and care for maximum performance, and management in relation to exercise physiology and health. With a long history of teaching Equine Science, the Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences offers the Equine Science student outstanding facilities to study this subject in depth, together with valuable work experience, internship and training opportunities in this specialist field. This degree will allow you to explore horse reproduction including breeding technologies, nutrition, welfare and care for maximum performance and management in relation to exercise physiology and health. You will be studying in a University that is ranked top 4 in the UK and 1st in Wales for student satisfaction (NSS, 2016). Our students benefit from a fantastic equine centre with an Olympic size indoor arena, all-weather manège, round pen, horse walker and livery facilities including turnout. You will have the opportunities for work experience, foreign exchanges, internships, bursaries and training towards BHS exams. What are our graduates doing now? Our graduates are currently in these following fields; Research Science; Equine nutrition; Stud Management; Agriculture business; Education; Scientific journalism. Studying Equine Science will allow you to develop specialist skills which include: the ability to evaluate nutrition, training and welfare needs of horses; undertake physiological assessment and monitoring. This degree is engineered to improve your career prospects by giving you a head start in today's tremendously competitive equine industry.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-24
  • Location
    Main Site (Aberystwyth),Aberystwyth
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,000
  • England Year 1 £9,000
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,000
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,000
  • Wales Year 1 £9,000
  • International Year 1 £14,750