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Postgraduate Animal and Agriculture

Create change

Our Animal and Agriculture department brings two important specialisms, merging science with hands-on learning. Within each discipline we have expert lecturers, researchers and industry practitioners who are leading professional practice and producing world-leading and internationally relevant research.

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Create connections

If want to make a difference during your studies and in your career then Hartpury is the place for you. You'll join a like-minded community of students, academic and industry experts, discovering new ways of doing things and carving out your own unique career pathway.

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MSc Animal Assisted Counselling and Psychotherapy

This postgraduate course has been designed for those already qualified as Psychologists and Counsellors to develop their understanding and expertise in utilising Animal Assisted Services (AAS) within their practice.

Mres Animal Science

MRes Animal Science

Influence industry practice and advance your own expertise through impactful research in an area of animal science you’re passionate about. You’ll apply theory to practice in real-world settings, with access to academic expertise, advanced scientific equipment and extensive research subjects.

Applied Agricultural Sciences

MSc Sustainable Agriculture

Join the next generation of agriculturalists, equipped with the skills to shape the future. Benefit from our Digital Innovation Farm and government-funded Agri-Tech Centre.

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Doctorate’s of Philosophy (PhD)

PhD study offers a challenging and exciting opportunity to engage in cutting-edge research that makes a difference to industry practice, finds solutions to real-world challenges and helps improve the lives of people and animals. Hartpury offers a rich, dynamic and supportive environment to pursue research.

Animal Welfare Policy Legislation

MSc Applied Animal Behaviour and Welfare (MSc, Postgraduate Diploma, Postgraduate Certificate)

This exciting online postgraduate degree has been designed to meet emerging animal welfare challenges linked to the UK legal system. You’ll apply theory to practice in real-world settings, enabling you to progress into a management role.

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Top 20

We're a top 20 UK university for postgraduate teaching, engagement, assessment, organisation and support (PTES 2023).

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World leading

Our research has been recognised as 'world-leading' and 'internationally excellent' (Research Excellence Framework 2021).

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Fees & Funding

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