Postgraduate Equine

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Our Equine postgraduate department connects leading knowledge with industry best practice in a world-class professional environment. It’s where you’ll engage with professionals, academic researchers, horses and riders, at all levels of equestrian sport, who are influencing how we view the equine world.

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"The practical experience I got at Hartpury helped me come back to Canada and put all of it into practice. Being able to speak and assess on the same level as the other professionals I work with, like the veterinary physios, has been invaluable." 

Thalia Edwards, Human and Equine Sports Massage Therapist, MSc Equine Science graduate

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Veterinary Physiotherapy Hartpury

MSc Veterinary Physiotherapy (MSc, Postgraduate Diploma)

This course is for those who have completed a BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy degree and who want to qualify as an animal physiotherapist. Accredited by the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP), successful completion will enable you to register as a professional practitioner with the Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Animal Therapy (ACPAT) and the Register of Animal Musculoskeletal Practitioners (RAMP).

Mres Equestrian Science

MRes Equestrian Science

This unique Master of Research (MRes) degree is a specialised master’s degree that provides the opportunity to develop a deeper understanding of the core principles of research as well as the ability to undertake research in the equestrian science subject area.

Msc Applied Equine Science Hartpury

MSc Applied Equine Science

Apply theory to practice on a campus equipped with world-class equestrian facilities, including competition arenas, equine therapy and rider performance centres, as well as over 200 horses and riders of all levels.

Equitation Science Hartpury

MSc Equitation Science

Improve the welfare of horse and rider through ethical decision-making underpinned by the latest scientific research. This course can be studied in CPD module blocks, making it ideal for professionals, or via more traditional academic pathways.

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

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

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