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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.
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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.
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Our research

Our research is driven by key global challenges and aligns closely with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
* We are the 3rd highest placed UK University (QS World Ranking by Subject, 2024 - Agriculture and Forestry) for teaching and research. Ranked 27th in the world. 

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Our facilities

Benefit from specialist facilities in the School of Agriculture, Policy and Development, including the Centre for Dairy Research and our modern laboratories.

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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.
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Life on campus

Our main campus is set on 130 hectares of beautiful parkland, so you'll find plenty of places to relax. Our campus is home to a thriving community and features the Students' Union, Library and places to eat.
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Meet the team

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