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BScAgriculture with Countryside Management

Aberystwyth University
United Kingdom, Aberystwyth
Tuition fee

Course fees may be subject to change Non-EU: GBP 13000-14500

Course code 4D14
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Overview

In choosing Aberystwyth University’s Agriculture with Countryside Management Degree you will study a combination of science, production, conservation and land management methods. Integrating agriculture and environmental management you will be immersed in contemporary issues including environmentally-sensitive farming methods, farm support and wildlife habitats. Similarly you will be exposed to the pressures driving farmers to diversify and the strategic responses that occur as a result. Ultimately the Agriculture with Countryside Management Degree provides you with the knowledge, technical and practical skills which modern land managers need to cope with these conflicting pressures. This four-year course includes at least 36 weeks of work experience in a related area, undertaken in the third year. 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. Upon successful completion of the Agriculture with Countryside Management Degree you will possess the skills and attributes sought by employers and will be particularly suited to careers at the interface between farming and other land uses.

Your BSc in Agriculture with Countryside Management opens up a range of exciting opportunities for employment and further training. You will be a strong candidate for work as an agricultural consultant, farm manager, or agri-environment advisor, and because of your countryside management training and experience, you will also have the added opportunity of pursuing a career as a planning officer, an estate or park manager, forester, ranger or conservationist.

Career opportunities

Your BSc in Agriculture with Countryside Management opens up a range of exciting opportunities for employment and further training. You will be a strong candidate for work as an agricultural consultant, farm manager, or agri-environment advisor. And because of your countryside management training and experience, you will also have the added opportunity of pursuing a career as a planning officer, an estate or park manager, forester, ranger or conservationist.

Throughout your training you will develop a wealth of skills that can be easily transferred into almost any graduate or professional employment situation. You will have first-rate technical and biological knowledge, combined with the ability to manage a farm, estate or countryside park efficiently, productively and safely. You will be confident in handling data and a strong communicator in both written and oral forms. You will also have valuable skills in the management of people, animals and ecologies, and you will possess the latest expertise in agricultural best practice.

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Application start
Aug 1, 2018
Application deadline
Aug 1, 2018 23:59
Europe/Tallinn time

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States