Bloodstock and Performance Horse Management BSc (Hons)

Royal Agricultural University

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Course info

UCAS CODE W529
If you aspire to have a career in the thoroughbred or sports horse industry, our specialist Bloodstock and Performance Horse Management course will teach you all you need to know about training, breeding, racecourse management and enterprise.Industry experience is at the heart of this degree with a work placement in your second year, and visits to leading racing businesses in Newmarket and Ireland. Our graduates have secured high profile positions in the racing industry, including organisations ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
95th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
12th

Start date and duration

Start date
25-SEP-23
Full Time
3 Years

Animal Science

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Animal Science graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Animal Science graduate salary
£17,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, November 2022

Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Animal Science

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Geography
36%
Business Studies
29%
Biology
29%
Physical Education
13%
History
12%

Tuition fees

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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£13,900 per year
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£13,900 per year
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Royal Agricultural University
CUG ranking
95th
Student rating
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( 4.3)
Established in 1845, the Royal Agricultural University (RAU) has been at the forefront of land-based education for more than 175 years. The university is a key contributor to the agricultural and environmental sector. The RAU is an institution with a rich educational heritage, utilising extensive industry connections to provide an innovative, forward-thinking approach to an range of land-based educational courses. Working closely with business leaders and employers, the RAU equips its students with the skills and knowledge necessary to build successful careers in the land-based sector.

Where you'll study

Royal Agricultural University

Stroud Road Cirencester
Gloucestershire
GL7 6JS United Kingdom Nearest train station: Kemble  1.6 miles away

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