The Animal Science MSc degree offered at the Aberystwyth University will enable you to pursue leading careers in a wide range of Animal Science related fields throughout the world. Throughout this course you will be able to use a multidisciplinary approach to explore collaborations with veterinarians, scientists and the industry, learning about the latest scientific advances in the field of animal science. You will encounter many opportunities to develop as a reflective, autonomous researcher, with a wide and expert understanding of both animal biology and its applications, and how to ensure that the demands of production and animal welfare are appropriately balanced.
Our Animal Science students often progress to careers in:
- Scientific research
- Scientific publishing
- Animal Nutrition
- Animal Welfare
- Animal breeding
- Laboratory work
- Animal Breeding and Genetics
- Infection and Immunity
- Research Methods in the Biosciences
- Equine Nutrition
- Equine Reproductive Physiology and Breeding Technology
- Grassland Science
- Livestock Nutrition
- Livestock Production Science
- Understanding Equine Action: from Anatomy to Behaviour
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
DisciplinesBiology Animal Sciences Genetics View 199 other Masters in Genetics in United Kingdom
- A second class honours degree (2:2)
- Copies of University transcripts (certified translated copies are required if original document is not in English or Welsh)
- Copies of Degree certificates (certified translated copies are required if original document is not in English or Welsh)
- Personal statement within 1-2 A4 pages
International16700 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 16700 GBP per year during 12 months.
National8700 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8700 GBP per year during 12 months.
Living costs for Aberystwyth
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