Animal Science Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelor's & Master's

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
Writtle University College 77% 5% 0% £9250 £12699 115 Chelmsford On campus Full-time
Reaseheath College 77% 5% 0% £9250 £12000 115 Nantwich On campus Full-time
Writtle University College 76% 5% 1% £9250 £12699 128 Chelmsford On campus Full-time
Writtle University College 76% 5% 1% £9250 £12699 128 Chelmsford On campus Full-time
Writtle University College 76% 5% 1% £9250 £12699 128 Chelmsford On campus Full-time
Grimsby Institute 76% 5% 1% £8500 £10500 128 Grimsby On campus Full-time
Writtle University College 76% 5% 1% £9250 £12699 128 Chelmsford On campus Full-time
Harper Adams University 88% 0% 10% £9250 £11250 112 Newport On campus Full-time
The University of Nottingham 87% 0% 5% £9250 £25000 151 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Hartpury University and Hartpury College 87% 0% 5% £8000 £12250 151 Gloucester On campus Full-time
Aberystwyth University 87% 0% 5% £7800 £15850 151 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
Aberystwyth University 85% 0% 5% £9000 £16300 129 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
Writtle University College 76% 5% 1% £9250 £12699 128 Chelmsford On campus Full-time
Harper Adams University 80% 0% 12% £9250 £11250 141 Newport On campus Full-time
Writtle University College 91% 10% 0% £9250 £12699 127 Chelmsford On campus Full-time
Harper Adams University 80% 0% 12% £9250 £11250 141 Newport On campus Full-time
Canterbury Christ Church University 50% 0% 10% £9250 £14500 119 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Hartpury University and Hartpury College 86% 1% 10% £9250 £13000 119 Gloucester On campus Full-time
University of Reading 86% 2% 5% £9250 £23700 140 Reading On campus Full-time
Aberystwyth University 85% 0% 5% £9000 £16300 127 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
Hartpury University and Hartpury College 86% 1% 10% £9250 £13000 119 Gloucester On campus Full-time
Canterbury Christ Church University 50% 0% 10% £9250 £14500 119 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Writtle University College 76% 5% 1% £9250 £12699 128 Chelmsford On campus Full-time
Writtle University College 76% 5% 1% £9250 £12699 128 Chelmsford On campus Full-time
Scotland's Rural College University 67% 0% 4% £7500 £15000 119 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
University of Reading 86% 2% 5% £9250 £23700 140 Reading On campus Full-time
Teesside University 63% 0% 25% £9250 £13000 107 Middlesbrough On campus Full-time
Aberystwyth University 85% 0% 5% £9000 £16300 129 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
Writtle University College 76% 5% 1% £9250 £12699 128 Chelmsford On campus Full-time
Aberystwyth University 85% 0% 5% £9000 £16300 127 Aberystwyth On campus Full-time
Writtle University College 76% 5% 1% £9250 £12699 128 Chelmsford On campus Full-time
Teesside University 63% 0% 25% £9250 £13000 107 Middlesbrough On campus Full-time
Writtle University College 91% 10% 0% £9250 £12699 127 Chelmsford On campus Full-time
University of Reading 86% 2% 5% £9250 £23700 140 Reading On campus Full-time
Harper Adams University 80% 0% 12% £9250 £11250 141 Newport On campus Full-time
University Centre at Salford City College - - - £7500 - - Salford On campus Full-time
Chichester College 42% - 0% £6500 - - Chichester On campus Full-time
Craven College 42% - 0% £6950 - - Skipton On campus Full-time
University Centre Peterborough - - 15% - - - Peterborough On campus Full-time
Reaseheath College 79% 5% 14% £9250 £12000 - Nantwich On campus Full-time
Hopwood Hall College 79% 5% 14% £6000 - - Rochdale On campus Full-time
Rotherham College - - 15% £6900 - - Rotherham On campus Full-time
Dudley College of Technology - - 25% - - - Dudley On campus Full-time
Wakefield College - - - £6750 - - Wakefield On campus Full-time
The Sheffield College - - - £7500 - - Sheffield On campus Full-time
Wiltshire College and University Centre - - - £6125 - - Chippenham On campus Full-time
Wiltshire College and University Centre - - - £6125 £11500 - Chippenham On campus Full-time
Bishop Burton College - - - £4625 - - Beverley On campus Part-time
Craven College - - - £6950 - - Skipton On campus Full-time
Lincoln College - - - £6500 £9500 - Lincoln On campus Full-time
Halesowen College - - - £4880 - - Halesowen On campus Full-time
University Centre at Salford City College - - - £7500 - - Salford On campus Full-time
Reaseheath College 76% 5% 10% £9250 £11800 - Nantwich On campus Full-time
University of Suffolk - - 20% £8220 £12996 - Ipswich On campus Full-time
Bedford College 55% - 20% £6165 - - Bedford On campus Full-time
Askham Bryan College 69% 5% 30% £9000 - - York On campus Full-time
Brooksby Melton College 83% - 40% £7500 - - Brooksby On campus Full-time
Brooksby Melton College 83% - 40% £7500 £7600 - - Brooksby On campus Full-time
Staffordshire University - - - £5950 - - Stoke-on-Trent On campus Full-time
Royal Agricultural University 75% - 0% £9250 £11000 132 Cirencester On campus Full-time
Barnsley College - - 40% £5995 - - Barnsley On campus Full-time
Bishop Burton College 55% - 30% £6160 - - Beverley On campus Part-time
Sparsholt College Hampshire 63% 5% 10% £9250 £9800 - Winchester On campus Full-time
Myerscough College - - 0% £9250 £12700 - Preston On campus Full-time
Weston College of Further and Higher Education - - 25% £8500 £12500 147 Weston-super-Mare On campus Full-time
Askham Bryan College 69% 5% 30% £9000 - - York On campus Full-time
Grimsby Institute 90% - - £8500 £7800 - Grimsby On campus Full-time
NESCOT North East Surrey College of Technology - - 5% £7800 - - Epsom On campus Full-time
Derby College - - 5% £6500 £12000 - Derby On campus Full-time
Bridgwater and Taunton College 100% - 25% - - 165 Bridgwater On campus Full-time
Sunderland College - 10% 0% £6150 - - Sunderland On campus Full-time
Derby College 83% - 0% £6500 £12000 - Derby On campus Full-time
Writtle University College - 0% 5% £9250 £12699 98 Chelmsford On campus Full-time
Writtle University College - 0% 5% £9250 £12699 98 Chelmsford On campus Full-time
Writtle University College - 0% 5% £9250 £12699 98 Chelmsford On campus Full-time
Writtle University College - 0% 10% £9250 £12699 98 Chelmsford On campus Full-time
Writtle University College - 0% 5% £9250 £12699 98 Chelmsford On campus Full-time
Askham Bryan College 92% - 25% £9000 - - York On campus Full-time
Derby College 92% - 25% £6500 £12000 - Derby On campus Full-time
University Centre at Salford City College 92% - 25% £7500 - - Salford On campus Full-time
Brooksby Melton College 77% 5% 0% £7500 - 115 Brooksby On campus Full-time
Brooksby Melton College 77% 5% 0% £7500 £7600 - 115 Brooksby On campus Full-time
Bangor University 73% 2% 7% £9000 - 121 Bangor On campus Full-time
University of Greenwich 71% - 0% £8630 £14500 131 London On campus Part-time
Bridgwater and Taunton College - 10% 0% - - - Bridgwater On campus Full-time
Royal Agricultural University - 10% 0% £9250 £11000 - Cirencester On campus Full-time
NESCOT North East Surrey College of Technology - 10% 0% £8000 - - Epsom On campus Full-time
Askham Bryan College 92% - 25% £9000 - - York On campus Full-time
University Centre Peterborough 92% - 25% £8000 - - Peterborough On campus Full-time
Derby College 92% - 25% £6500 £12000 - Derby On campus Full-time
Myerscough College 88% - 15% £9250 £12700 - Preston On campus Full-time
University of Liverpool 88% - 15% - - - Liverpool On campus Part-time
Myerscough College 88% - 15% - - - Preston On campus Part-time
The University of Nottingham 87% 0% 5% - - 151 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Canterbury College 34% - 5% £6000 - - Canterbury On campus Full-time
Bridgend College 34% - 5% - - - Bridgend On campus Full-time
Nottingham Trent University 43% 25% 10% - - 105 Nottingham On campus Full-time
South Devon College 100% - 25% £8400 - - Paignton On campus Full-time
Moulton College 80% - 30% - - - Northampton On campus Full-time
City of Oxford College - - 20% £4000 - - Oxford On campus Part-time
Myerscough College - - 20% £1125 - - Preston On campus Part-time
Newcastle University - - 20% - - - Newcastle On campus Part-time
Writtle University College - 0% 5% £9250 £12699 98 Chelmsford On campus Full-time
Writtle University College - 0% 5% £9250 £12699 98 Chelmsford On campus Full-time
Writtle University College - 0% 5% £9250 £12699 98 Chelmsford On campus Full-time
University of Kent - 0% 5% - - 98 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Sparsholt College Hampshire 88% - 20% £9250 £9800 - Winchester On campus Full-time
University of Bedfordshire 88% - 20% £9250 £13200 - Luton On campus Full-time
South Devon College 88% - 20% £8400 - - Paignton On campus Full-time
Canterbury Christ Church University 63% 0% 20% - - 100 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Newcastle University 92% 0% 10% £9250 - 121 Newcastle On campus Full-time
Bedford College 92% 0% 10% £9250 - 121 Bedford On campus Full-time
Sparsholt College Hampshire 88% - 20% £9250 £9800 - Winchester On campus Full-time
Moulton College 67% 0% 30% - - - Northampton On campus Full-time
City of Oxford College - - 20% £8000 - - Oxford On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
70 /100
5486 students of Animal Science in the UK replied

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Animal Science

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £18581 £16502 £19531
25-75 percentile range £15537 - £21360 £12713 - £20571 £15339 - £24986

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £18760 £17463 £21035
25-75 percentile range £16329 - £22035 £13986 - £21133 £16968 - £25991

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Animal Science

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 Animal Science who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Typical employers for graduates of Animal Science

  • Animal Charities
  • Scientific Organisations
  • Zoos
  • Sanctuaries
  • Local Government
  • Further and Higher Education Institutions

Specialisations within Animal Science

  • Animal Behaviour and Management
  • Genetics
  • Microbiology
  • Nutrition
  • Physiology
  • Reproduction
  • Meat Science

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Animal Science who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

% Skilled jobs

Jobs of graduates of Animal Science (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Animal Science at Bishop Burton College

20% Animal care and control services
10% Managers, directors and senior officials
10% Administrative occupations
10% Science, engineering and technology associate professionals
10% Caring personal services
10% Sports and fitness occupations
10% Sales occupations
10% Elementary occupations

Grading Distribution

Students of Animal Science in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Animal Science

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FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Animal Science studies:
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Master of Science (Honours) - Msci (Hons)
  • Master of Research - MRes
  • Master of Agriculture - MAgr
  • Bachelor of Science - BSc
  • Higher National Diploma - HND
  • Higher National Certificate - HNC
  • Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc
  • Foundation Degree - FD
  • Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science - BA/BSc
  • Diploma of Higher Education - DipHE
  • Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Master of Philosophy - MPhil
  • Doctor of Philosophy - PhD
  • Foundation Certificate - FDCert
  • Certificate of Higher Education - CertHE

The median salary of graduates of Animal Science was £18581 15 months after graduation, £16502 3 years after graduation and £19531 5 years after graduation.

Animal Science at South Devon College received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 100 out of 100 among 7 respondents.