Show educations.com as: Mobile

The Global Study Abroad Fair is coming soon! Meet 80+ schools, get a chance to win your airfare, chat live. Free spots are limited. Learn more! 

Bachelors of Agribusiness/Equine Science

The University of Queensland
4 years
Full time
Bachelor's degree
On campus
Brisbane
English
Enquire with the school for start dates

Program description

Use your scientific and business knowledge to prepare for a career in the global equine industry and improve the health, management and welfare of leisure horses and equine athletes. This four-year program is one of Australia’s leading agribusiness programs. It will introduce you to the commercial world behind agriculture and allow you to combine practical business skills with your interests in equine science. Develop skills in marketing, finance, and managing people and technology along the agrifood value chain. Study accounting, economics and market research in an agribusiness context, preparing you for business management positions. Gain exposure to the scientific and practical aspects of the horse industry. Study nutrition, breeding, exercise physiology, health and rehabilitation, welfare and behaviour, and explore the interaction between horse and rider. Undertake industry experience and 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.

Admission requirements

For more information about this program, please contact the school directly.

Does this course require proof of English proficiency?

The TOEFL® test is accepted by 10,000+ universities and higher education institutes in over 150 countries. Book your test today!

Learn more Advertisement

About this institute

Founded in 1910, The University of Queensland (UQ) is one of Australia’s premier learning and research institutions. Internationally renowned for its highly awarded teaching staff, world-class facilities and superior campus environment, 43,700 students, including 10,500 international students from more than...


Read more about this school

Why study at The University of Queensland

  • Top 50 world wide – QS World University Rankings 2010
  • Top 1% worldwide – Times Higher Education University Rankings 2011
  • Above world standard in more fields of research than any other Australian university – Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) assessment 2010
  • Placed 11th in the Asia Pacific and 108th worldwide in the 2010 Shanghai Jiao Tong University Academic Ranking of World Universities
  • Winner of more national teaching awards than any other Australian university. UQ teachers have a 100 percent success rate in the Carrick Citations for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning, which recognise teaching excellence in higher education.
  • Founding member of the national Group of Eight, an alliance of research intensive universities that ensure Australia has higher education institutions that are genuinely world class.
  • Member of the global Universitas 21, an alliance that enhances the quality of university outcomes through international benchmarking and produces strong global citizens as a result of student mobility experiences.
  • Comprehensive range of high quality undergraduate and postgraduate programs with over 350 programs and 4000 courses available. 

Australia ranked #2 study abroad country

Australia has been ranked the #2 study abroad country in the world for 2020! With everything from the tranquility of the Gold Coast beaches to the adventure of the Australian Alps, take a trip “Down Under” and discover why Australia is a great choice for an exceptional study abroad experience.

Reviews

Be the first to write a review!