Bachelor's Degree in Animal Science in Europe

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A bachelor's degree is an undergraduate degree that is offered by universities and colleges when students complete a program of study. Most bachelor courses last three or four years with some lasting up to seven years.

Animal science involves the study of animals under human control. Typically, the curriculum has a strong focus on science, along with hands-on experience working with animals. This field of study prepares students for careers working with animals, which may include agribusiness, animal breeding and animal behavior.

Europe, one of the world's seven continents, is usually known as the westernmost peninsula of Eurasia. Second smallest continent, with 10,180,000 (km2), the area regroups 50 countries.

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Bachelor in Animal Care

University of Padova
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 Italy Padua

The course aims at providing knowledge, skills and competencies to develop qualified human resources, specialized in animal care, husbandry and welfare, able to operate in international different contexts. [+]

Course description

The course targets Italian and foreign students interested in the field of animal care, in national and international contexts, offering a unique educational pathway in the Mediterranean area of Europe.

The specific learning objectives meet the requirements of professionals who can be then employed in companies, private and public organizations in which the management, health, welfare and the preservation of animals are conducted in accordance to a modern and international approach.

The main purpose of the international undergraduate degree course in Animal Care is the achievement of knowledge, skills and competencies in order to develop qualified human resources, specialized in animal care and welfare, in different sectors but mainly in relation to an individual view of the animal.... [-]


Bachelor In Animal Science And Technology

Instituto Politécnico de Viseu – Escola Superior Agrária (ESAV)
Campus Full time 3 years October 2018 Portugal Viseu

Preparation of licensed professionals with training in Animal Science, particularly in the fields of biotechnology, animal production, food safety, wildlife resource management and applied research capacity; [+]

Objectives and competencies Preparation of licensed professionals with training in Animal Science, particularly in the fields of biotechnology, animal production, food safety, wildlife resource management and applied research capacity; Knowing the characteristics of different species and breeds and conditioning factors of welfare in farm animals, company or natural environment; Master the techniques of molecular genetics and biotechnology at the service of Animal Science; Integrate quantitative aspects of biostatistics and information technology in Animal Science; Assess the nutritional needs of animals, combined with the technologies of vegetable production and food resources; Integrating aspects of animal biology with environmental quality, biosafety, infeciologia and Immunology; To enable the use of tools at the service of conservation of genetic resources, integrated into the overall agro-ecosystem. Careers Livestock enterprises, particularly in the poultry sector, sheep farming, goat rearing, cattle farming, pig farming, aquaculture, beekeeping, or production of alternative species like Snail farming or hunting; Of animal products processing enterprises, including milk, meat and eggs or their derivatives; Biotechnology companies involved in animal science; Companies and institutions of the breeding area, conservation of wildlife resources and integrated management of ecosystems; Businesses and institutions evaluation and environmental impact mitigation, in particular reducing emissions and effective treatment of farm effluents, in a perspective of sustainable integrated livestock production; Natural and organic farms; Zoos; Game reserves and game fishing or other sports and leisure activities, related to the animal world; Companies or research institutions and / or teaching in science and technology animals; Food production companies for animals; Production... [-]

Bachelor in Animal Health & Welfare

Aeres University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Netherlands Almere Dronten Canada Halifax + 3 more

The study programme is directed towards students who are interested in a study in the livestock sector, in particular in the field of animal health and welfare. [+]

Aeres University of Applied Sciences offers students an English-language degree programme in the livestock sector for a successful career in one of the following professional profiles:

Researcher/epidemiologist Policy advisor/lobbyist Sales manager/account manager External relations officer Consultant animal health/welfare

The study programme is directed towards students who are interested in a study in the livestock sector, in particular in the field of animal health and welfare. Livestock are the focus of attention during this course, and you will receive extensive practical training. Consumers are demanding honest and sustainably produced food of high quality. Entrepreneurs have to meet increasingly higher demands in the field of animal welfare and food safety.... [-]


Bachelor in International Equine Business Management

Aeres University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Netherlands Dronten Almere Canada Halifax + 3 more

The English-taught bachelor’s degree in International Equine Business Management is a business administration degree in which the horse plays a central part. Business administration subjects make up 70% of the International Equine Business Management course. While horse-related subjects make up the remaining 30%. [+]

Next start of the programme: the academic year 2018- 2019 The English-taught bachelor’s degree in International Equine Business Management is a business administration degree in which the horse plays a central part. Business administration subjects make up 70% of the International Equine Business Management course. While horse-related subjects make up the remaining 30%.

The focus on equine management makes it easier for students to absorb the information on the business administration subjects such as marketing and economics.

Writing business plans

One of the things that the students will learn during the study programme is how to write policy memos. The student must choose a current topic within the sector such as doping in equestrian sports or identification & registration, for example, and create a policy for it. Students will also learn how to compile business plans. Their business plans can be for an equestrian business but it need not be. ... [-]