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Undergraduate study

Develop expertise in the science that underpins the management of farm, companion and captive animals with our BSc Amimal Science and BSc Bioveterinary Sciences degrees.

Master's study

Broaden your knowledge of sustainable livestock production and build your confidence as a researcher with our flexible MSc by Research in Animal Science.


PhD study

Join a diverse and supportive PhD community in the School of Agriculture, Policy and Development. You'll develop your research skills alongside our internationally recognised researchers.

Our research

Our research is driven by key global challenges and aligns closely with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
* We are ranked 11th in the world for Agriculture and Forestry research (QS World University Rankings by Subject, 2022).


School of Agriculture, Policy and Development

With a reputation for world-leading excellence in teaching and research, the School of Agriculture, Policy and Development provides an excellent community for learning.

Meet the team

Our community of staff includes internationally renowned academics, recognised for the excellence of their teaching and research.


Our facilities

As a Department of Animal Sciences student you will benefit from the Department's specialist facilities, including the Centre for Dairy Research and modern laboratories, all part of the School of Agriculture, Policy and Development.