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M.Sc. On Campus

Livestock Science

Aberystwyth University

12 months
Duration
16700 GBP/year
8700 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Livestock Science MSc programme offered at Aberystwyth University offers biological, scientific and professional training that will provide you with the knowledge and skills required to pursue leading careers in the livestock industries, in scientific research, in consultancy services, and in education.

Overview

The Livestock Science MSc programme offered at Aberystwyth University remains central to meeting the challenge of food security. Satisfying the demands of food quality and quantity can only be met by the development and implementation of innovative concepts and ideas by suitably well-qualified postgraduates, who will also then drive forward these exciting developments in livestock science and production.  

Careers

Our graduates often progress to careers in:

  • Scientific research
  • Scientific publishing
  • Laboratory work
  • Animal Nutrition
  • Animal Welfare
  • Teaching
  • Animal breeding
  • Technical Sales

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Animal Breeding and Genetics 
  • Dissertation 
  • Grassland Science 
  • Infection and Immunity 
  • Livestock Nutrition 
  • Livestock Production Science 
  • Research Methods in the Biosciences 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Good Undergraduate degree 2.2 (UK) (or above) equating to a mark of 56.5 or above in the Biological or Agricultural Sciences or closely related disciplines.
  • 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.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16700 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8700 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Aberystwyth

700 - 1300 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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