Bachelor of Agricultural Production and Management

University of New England UNE

This program is designed for those who want to progress their career into agricultural management. It covers the latest technology and production techniques for the industry. Students will complete vocational units to develop practical skills in farm management, while deepening their understanding of the science and technology of modern agriculture through the UNE units. By completing this degree, students will be able to apply their technical knowledge and business management skills to improve the sustainability, productivity and profitability of farming systems. Students are required to enrol with a Registered Training Organisation in order to complete the required VET units for the course.

Course Fee:

International: $88,200

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or relevant equivalent; Certificate IV or higher qualification; relevant industry experience; Certificate III or higher in Agriculture. This course has multiple admission pathways, which are dependent upon a combination of qualifications and industry experience.


144 credit points (equivalent to 24 standard units) including core UNE units, core VET units, and one major. Students admitted through an articulation program follow a modified program of study.

Subjects you can Study:

Crop production; Livestock production; Feedlot management; Production horticulture; Poultry production

Study Pathways:

Students may be eligible for credit (advanced standing) for previously completed studies. An exit pathway is available for eligible students.

Further information:

Students must have access to a commercial farm to complete the case study components of their vocational units.

Accepts International Students:


Related Careers:

Farmer, Primary Products Inspector,
Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Armidale 68.2 Yes Part time 6 years
Armidale 68.2 Yes Full time 3 years
Armidale 68.2 Yes Online 6 years

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