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Applied Poultry Science

University of Edinburgh

Venues

Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies

Content

This programme offers a unique, research-led opportunity to study the different aspects of applied poultry science and aims to equip current and future professionals with skills, knowledge and understanding to address local and global challenges in sustainable poultry production. It is designed to suit those in continuing employment or with other commitments.

Participants typically come from a wide range of backgrounds who wish to develop their career and businesses, including:
nutritionists; breeders; vets; other poultry sector workers.

You can exit with a PgDip in Applied Poultry Science after 2-4 years.

You can exit with a PgCert in Applied Poultry Science after 1-2 years.

You can exit with a PgProfDev in Applied Poultry Science after 2 years.

Entry Requirements

A UK 2:1 honours degree, or its international equivalent, in agriculture, veterinary science or a biological science.

Your application may also be considered if you have relevant work experience in the poultry industry for 3 or more years.

Start Date

September, Flexible

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning

Course Length

3-6 years

Faculty

College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine

Department

Veterinary Medicine

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.ed.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals