Equestrian Sports Science BSc (Hons)

Hartpury University

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UCAS CODE DC46
**Equestrian sport has two athletes - the horse and rider, so is a particularly unique sport. If you’re interested in improving horse and rider performance and want to learn more about the way these two athletes interact, then this is the ideal course for you.**On this course, you’ll learn how to assess both horse and rider performance, monitor and track progress, and implement interventions to aid and enhance successful competitive performance, backed up by scientific evidence and ... READ MORE

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Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | SEP-23

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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9th / 95
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
14th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-23
Full Time
3 Years

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Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
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Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
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Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Tourism, Transport and Travel graduate salary at this uni
£16,000
UK Tourism, Transport and Travel graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, November 2022

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A level
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£9,250 per year
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£13,000 per year
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Hartpury University
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.3)
Hartpury University is a specialist institution based in Gloucestershire, offering degree programmes in agriculture, animal, equine, sport and veterinary nursing. Hartpury is widely known for its world-leading facilities and curriculum quality, delivered by expert teaching staff. Qualifications are offered at both college and university level, including vocational diplomas, undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees. Students benefit from a career-focused learning experience, underpinned by the latest industry research and state-of-the-art teaching technologies. Hartpury is a keen sporting university, with outstanding facilities and plenty of opportunities for both recreational and competitive participation. Students have the chance to train as an athlete alongside their studies as part of one of the 10 performance Sports Academies.

Where you'll study

Hartpury University

Hartpury House Hartpury Gloucester
Gloucestershire
GL19 3BE United Kingdom Nearest train station: Gloucester  2.5 miles away

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