University of New England UNE

Bachelor of Animal Science

University of New England UNE

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00003G

With UNE's Bachelor of Animal Science you will graduate with knowledge and skills in the science-based fundamentals that underpin the relationships with and management of animals, plus acquire the practical experience to be on track for a rewarding career in rapidly changing animal-related industries. You will develop expertise in a specialist area through your major in livestock science or animal bioscience.Enhance your science-based qualifications and future fit your career across a range of workplace contexts.


144 credit points (equivalent to 24 standard units) including core units, an approved major, 12 weeks practical experience, and a nominated minor or elective units.


  • Majors: Animal Bioscience
  • Livestock Science. Minors: Business
  • Genetics
  • Livestock Production
  • Nutrition and Physiology
  • Research Methods
  • Sustainable Animal Management
  • Wildlife Ecology and Management
  • Wool.

Standard entry requirements

Entry is based on Australian Year 12 equivalence. English language requirements must also be met.

Study pathways

Students may be eligible for credit (advanced standing) for previously completed studies. Students who successfully meet progression and unit choice requirements may be eligible to graduate with a Bachelor of Animal Science with Honours.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Online Campus International: $94,800
  • ATAR: 77.10
  • Full-time : 3 years
  • Part-time : 10 years
  • Online/Off-campus : 3 years
UNE Armidale (main campus) International: $94,800
  • ATAR: 77.10
  • Full-time : 3 years
  • Part-time : 10 years

Further information

The program includes four units of equine related study from the University of Queensland which is completed from UNE on a cross-institutional basis.

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