Further your knowledge of animal nutrition, health, behaviour and sustainable livestock production with our flexible MSc by Research in Animal Science. You'll also develop your skills as an independent researcher.
Our master's course offers flexible study options, with online taught modules enabling you to remain at your workplace during your studies. The research element of your degree can be conducted either at your workplace or at Reading.
As an Animal Science 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.
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).