Agriculture Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelors & Masters

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
Agriculture with Animal Science MAgr Aberystwyth University 83% 0% 6% £9000 £18830 148 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
Agriculture BSc (Hons) Aberystwyth University 73% 4% 10% £9000 £18830 136 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
Agriculture HND Scotland's Rural College University 65% 5% 15% £7000 £16000 95 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
Agriculture MAgr Aberystwyth University 73% 4% 5% £9000 £18830 136 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
Agriculture with Business Management (with integrated year in industry) BSc (Hons) Aberystwyth University 73% 4% 5% £9000 £18830 136 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
Agriculture BSc (Hons) The University of Nottingham 79% 5% 15% £9250 £28600 149 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Agriculture (with Foundation Year) BSc (Hons) Writtle University College 82% 0% 15% £9250 £13080 145 Chelmsford On campus Full-time
Agriculture with International Foundation Year BSc (Hons) University of Reading 91% 0% 5% £9250 £27650 136 Reading On campus Full-time
Agriculture BSc (Hons) Scotland's Rural College University 68% 0% 6% £9250 £16000 128 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
Agriculture BSc (Hons) University of Reading 91% 0% 5% £9250 £27650 125 Reading On campus Full-time
Agriculture with Foundation BSc (Hons) University of Reading 91% 0% 5% £9250 £27650 136 Reading On campus Full-time
Agriculture with Animal Science (with integrated year in industry) BSc (Hons) Aberystwyth University 83% 0% 6% £9000 £18830 148 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
Agriculture (Regenerative Systems) with Foundation Year BSc Writtle University College 82% 0% 15% £9250 £13080 145 Chelmsford On campus Full-time
Agriculture (Regenerative Systems and Livestock) BSc (Hons) Writtle University College 82% 0% 15% £9250 £13080 £14000 145 Chelmsford On campus Full-time
Agriculture (Regenerative Systems and Livestock) with Foundation Year BSc Writtle University College 82% 0% 15% £9250 £13080 145 Chelmsford On campus Full-time
Agriculture (with integrated year in industry) BSc (Hons) Aberystwyth University 73% 4% 0% £9000 £18830 136 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
Agriculture (Regenerative Systems) BSc (Hons) Writtle University College 82% 0% 15% £9250 £13080 £14000 145 Chelmsford On campus Full-time
Agriculture BSc (Hons) Writtle University College 82% 0% 15% £9250 £13080 £14000 145 Chelmsford On campus Full-time
Agriculture with Placement Year BSc (Hons) University of Reading 91% 0% 5% £9250 £27650 136 Reading On campus Full-time
Agriculture with Business Management BSc (Hons) Aberystwyth University 73% 4% 10% £9000 £18830 164 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
Agriculture with Animal Science BSc (Hons) Aberystwyth University 83% 0% 6% £9000 £18830 148 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
Agriculture DipHE Writtle University College - 0% 10% £9250 £13080 £14000 83 Chelmsford On campus Full-time
Agriculture (with integrated year in industry) FdSc Aberystwyth University - 10% 25% £9000 £18830 89 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
Agriculture FdSc Aberystwyth University - 10% 30% £9000 £18830 89 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
Agriculture BSc (Hons) Nottingham Trent University 86% 0% 15% - - 132 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Agriculture BSc (Hons) Nottingham Trent University 86% 0% 15% - - 132 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Agriculture with Livestock Production Science (with Placement) BSc (Hons) Harper Adams University - - - £9250 £13250 - Newport On campus Full-time
Agriculture (with Placement) BSc (Hons) Harper Adams University - - - £9250 £13250 - Newport On campus Full-time
Agriculture with Farm Technology (with Placement) BSc (Hons) Harper Adams University - - - £9250 £13250 - Newport On campus Full-time
Agriculture with Crop Production Science (with Placement) BSc (Hons) Harper Adams University - - - £9250 £13250 - Newport On campus Full-time
Agriculture Top-up BSc (Hons) Aberystwyth University - - - £9000 £18830 - Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
Agriculture and Rural Development MA University of East Anglia - - - £10150 £21200 - Norwich On campus Full-time
Agriculture with Mechanisation (with Placement) FdSc Harper Adams University - - - £9250 £13250 - Newport On campus Full-time
Agriculture (+ Foundation year) (with placement) FdSc Harper Adams University - - - £9250 £13250 - Newport On campus Full-time
Agriculture (with Placement) FdSc Harper Adams University - - - £9250 £13250 - Newport On campus Full-time
Agriculture HNC Scotland's Rural College University - - - £7000 £16000 - Edinburgh On campus Full-time
Agriculture for Sustainable Development MSc University of Greenwich - - - £11000 £17450 - London On campus Full-time
Agriculture with Farm Business Management (with Placement) BSc (Hons) Harper Adams University - - - £9250 £13250 - Newport On campus Full-time
Agriculture (level 4) CertHE Writtle University College - - - £9250 £13080 £14000 - Chelmsford On campus Full-time
Agriculture with Crop Management (top-up) BSc (Hons) Harper Adams University - - - £9250 - - Newport On campus Full-time
Agriculture with Mechanisation (top-up) BSc (Hons) Harper Adams University - - - £9250 - - Newport On campus Full-time
Agriculture with Animal Science (top-up) BSc (Hons) Harper Adams University - - - £9250 - - Newport On campus Full-time
Agriculture with Farm Business Management (top-up: ordinary) BSc Harper Adams University - - - £9250 - - Newport On campus Full-time
Agriculture with Farm Business Management (top-up) BSc (Hons) Harper Adams University - - - £9250 - - Newport On campus Full-time
Agriculture with Crop Management (top-up: ordinary) BSc Harper Adams University - - - £9250 - - Newport On campus Full-time
Agriculture with Mechanisation (top-up: ordinary) BSc Harper Adams University - - - £9250 - - Newport On campus Full-time
Agriculture (top-up) BSc (Hons) Harper Adams University - - - £9250 - - Newport On campus Full-time
Agriculture with Animal Science (top-up: ordinary) BSc Harper Adams University - - - £9250 - - Newport On campus Full-time
Agriculture (top up: ordinary) BSc Harper Adams University - - - £9250 - - Newport On campus Full-time
Agriculture and Food Security PhD The University of Edinburgh - - - - - - Edinburgh On campus Part-time
Agriculture PhD Bangor University - - - - - - Bangor On campus Part-time
Agriculture and Development MSc University of Reading - - - - - - Reading On campus Part-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
76 /100
8671 total respondents

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

The NSS is commissioned by the Office for Students

Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Agriculture

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £23872 £19884 £22867
25-75 percentile range £20487 - £27274 £14892 - £25751 £17151 - £30379

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £24882 £23864 £28018
25-75 percentile range £21717 - £28036 £18453 - £28489 £20055 - £35089

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Agriculture

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Agriculture who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Typical employers for graduates of Agriculture

  • Agricultural and Agri- pharmacetical Consultancies
  • Agricultural Machinery Firms
  • Environmental Consultancies
  • Farm Managementand Commercial Ancillary Companies
  • Food Processing Companies
  • Food Retail Companies
  • Government and Local Authorities
  • Trade Associations
  • The Media
  • Universities

Specialisations within Agriculture

  • Animal Science
  • Horticulture
  • Soil Science
  • Rural Development
  • Land Management

Jobs of graduates of Agriculture (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Agriculture at Askham Bryan College

20% Secretarial and related occupations
10%
10% Administrative occupations
10% Business and public service associate professionals
10% Sales occupations
10% Managers, directors and senior officials
10% Finance Professionals
10% Leisure, travel and related personal service occupations

Grading & Study Time

Grading Distribution

Students of Agriculture in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Agriculture

Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Agriculture, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.

FAQ

Agriculture is the study of crop and animal production methods and of the underpinning scientific, economic and business principles.

The median salary of graduates of Agriculture was £23872 15 months after graduation, £19884 3 years after graduation and £22867 5 years after graduation.

  • The following degrees are offered for Agriculture studies:
  • Master of Agriculture - MAgr
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Higher National Diploma - HND
  • Bachelor of Science - BSc
  • Diploma of Higher Education - DipHE
  • Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc
  • Master of Arts - MA
  • Higher National Certificate - HNC
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Certificate of Higher Education - CertHE
  • Doctor of Philosophy - PhD
  • Master of Philosophy - MPhil