Taught course

Animal Science

Aberystwyth University · Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences

Entry requirements

BSc honours degree (2:2) in a related subject at undergraduate level OR 2 years relevant experience working in the sector

Months of entry

January, May, September

Course content

The Postgraduate Certificate in Animal Science at Aberystwyth University will provide you with a highly informed, high quality postgraduate teaching experience in the areas of equine/animal nutrition, equine reproduction, equine behaviour and anatomy, livestock nutrition and production, as well as grassland science. This course is taught by leading scientists in their respective fields and you will learn about the latest scientific advances in these primary areas of animal and equine research. This advanced subject knowledge and qualification is highly recognised by both the animal science industry and animal-related professions.

This online distance learning programme is designed to fit around your work and life demands. It is aimed at professionals working in the animal science field who would like to update their knowledge and gain qualifications as well as new graduates and graduates hoping to move into the animal science field. It will enable you to pursue your own interests in animal science, whilst also acquiring the knowledge and skills needed for a successful career across the breadth of animal sciences.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGCert
    full time
    12 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

PG Admissions
+441970 622270