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Agribusiness

University of Waikato

12 months
Duration
22212 USD/year
5749 USD/year
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About

In a small country like New Zealand, successful agribusiness relies on understanding how to manage complex value chains within competitive global markets. Studying Agribusiness at the University of Waikato puts you in the heartland of New Zealand's leading agriculture-based export industries, learning from experts.

Overview

If you're interested in working alongside farmers and businesses focused on agriculture, then Agribusiness at the University of Waikato will help you build the foundations for a dynamic global career.

Gain an all-round understanding of the agricultural sector, including farm management, soil and nutrient management, rural financial management and banking, and value chain management.

You'll learn about international marketing and sales, technological innovations in agribusiness, the impact of free-trade agreements, and how sustainable farming practices can be used to reduce costs and gain a competitive advantage.

During your studies, you'll also develop broad knowledge and skills in general management, which can be applied to various other sectors.

Career opportunities

  • Dairy business manager
  • Agri-consultant
  • Agri-food business adviser
  • Agri-technician
  • Nutrient specialist
  • Agribusiness entrepreneur
  • Government  policy adviser
  • Rural banking adviser

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • International Agribusiness
  • Agribusiness Case Studies
  • Agribusiness Dissertation
  • International Marketing
  • Applied Econometrics
  • Agribusiness Thesis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
90

Credits

120 alternative credits

120 or 180

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
90

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Birth certificate, passport and permits
  • Evidence of citizenship
  • Evidence of any change of name (if your name is different from that on your birth certificate)
  • A written statement in support of your application, if applicable
  • Evidence of any previous tertiary study
  • Proof that you meet the academic entry requirements (Completed International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma with a minimum of 24 points)
  • A recognised bachelors degree with a B/B+ average, and a B/B+ average in a relevant subject if required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22212 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22212 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    5749 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5749 USD per year during 12 months.
  • Domestic fees: $7,986 - $11,979 per year - 2021 fees
  • International fees: $30,855 (120 points); $46,285 (180 points)

Living costs for Hamilton

1470 - 2020 NZD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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