Graduate, PhD and Masters Opportunities

Just some of the latest animal science opportunities available in the UK. Click on a link below for more information. 



Development of Machine Learning Algorithms for Early Prediction of Lameness in Cattle using Heterogenous and Irregular Data

University of Nottingham | DEADLINE 22 FEB 2019

SRUC PhD Studentships - Various

Scotland's Rural College | DEADLINE 3 MARCH

Behavioural, Physiological And Production Effects Of Dairy Cow-Calf Rearing Systems

Harper Adams University | DEADLINE 7 MARCH
University of Bristol | DEADLINE 3 JUNE 2019 

CAWSEL Courses in Animal Welfare Science, Ethics and Law

Cambridge | SEPTEMBER 2019

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Postgraduate Courses


PgC/PgD/MSc/MRes - Aquaculture - Harper Adams University
Do you want to develop your technical fish production practice to postgraduate level?  Harper Adams University has developed the first Masters degree in Aquaculture.

PgC/PgD/MSc/MRes - Ruminant Nutrition - Harper Adams University
The course is designed to equip practitioners with the higher level skills and knowledge to apply recent developments in nutritional science, technology and legislation to support sustainable expansion and intensification of ruminant production systems and meet consumer demands for ruminant products both within the UK and globally. It is primarily aimed at UK graduates, veterinary surgeons and specialists within the animal feeds industry, but may also be of interest to overseas applicants.


MSc/PGDip Animal Nutrition – University of Nottingham

This new vocational course offers the unique opportunity to study farm, companion and zoo animal nutrition and acquire business skills and an in-depth knowledge of the international animal feed industry. This combination will equip you with the knowledge and skills for working in either research or industry.


PhD's / MSc - Nottingham Trent University
Numerous fully-funded Postgraduate Taught (MSc / MRes) courses for 2018 including:

Also MPhil / PhD research studentship opportunities available across a number of schools, including: