4 years /
Level 8 /
/ Work Placement
Our Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Agriculture with degree award options: Animal and Crop Science or Environmental Management prepares you for a career in the Agri-Business sector. It’s a dynamic and diverse industry, and our four year course leaves you perfectly positioned for an exciting future.
This is a BSc Honours in Agriculture that will provide you with key skills in Animal Husbandry, Animal Science, Soil and Plant Science, as well as Environmental Science and Agriculture Business Management and Marketing.
Certain semesters of this course are taken in common with other courses.
After successfully completing the common entry, students get to choose one of the following specialisms:
Follow up programmes elsewhere include:
Minimum Entry Requirements
Physical Science Work Placement
The work placement modules are an integral part of the course. The aim of the placement is to provide learners with an opportunity to gain skills, experience and competence. Please note that with while the University will make every effort to assist the learner in finding a placement final responsibility for securing the placement resides with the learner. The learner may have to travel outside of Donegal for placement. Travel and accommodation are the responsibility of the learner.
The main employers are:
Graduate careers typically include:
Non Eu students will apply via https://noneuapply.atudonegal.ie/
There is a €20 application fee that all non eu students need to pay in order to submit their application .
All programmes will start in Sept 2022
Students can apply from Jan 2022 onwards
Department Administration: +353 (0)74 9186309 /+353 (0)74 9186310
Head of Department Dr Kim Mc Fadden
Telephone: +353 (0)74 9186309
School and Department
Faculty of Science & Health
Department of Life & Physical Sciences
Bachelor of Science (Hons)
Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Agriculture