Bachelor of Agribusiness / Equine Science

University of Queensland, The (UQ)

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00025B; 00091C (ICTE)

This four-year dual degree will introduce you to the commercial world behind agriculture, and allow you to combine practical business skills with your interests in equine science and horses in general.Under the Equine Science program, you'll gain exposure to the scientific and practical aspects of the horse industry. You'll study nutrition, breeding, exercise physiology, health and rehabilitation, welfare and behaviour, and the interaction between horse and rider.Under the Agribusiness program, you'll develop skills in marketing, finance and managing people and technology along the agri-food value chain. You'll study accounting, economics and market research in an agribusiness context, preparing you for business management positions.You'll have access to practical study experiences to further develop your knowledge and industry connections. These include industry placements with agribusiness enterprises and work with horses from the UQ Australian Stock Horse stud. You'll also participate in laboratory and field-based activities, and have the chance to study internationally.You'll graduate with all the skills needed to enjoy a career involving horses, agribusiness and related industries.

Structure

64 units

Standard entry requirements

  • Queensland Year 12 (or equivalent) General English subject (Units 3 & 4, C)
  • General Mathematics or Mathematical Methods (Units 3 & 4, C).

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Gatton Domestic: $25,192
International: $174,016
  • ATAR: 77
No
  • Full-time : 4 years
  • Part-time : 8 years
St Lucia Domestic: $25,192
International: $174,016
  • ATAR: 77
No
  • Full-time : 4 years
  • Part-time : 8 years

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