Aberystwyth University

Aberystwyth University

Equine Science

A strong emphasis is placed on student-centered study in order to develop skills of original thought, analysis, interpretation and reasoning, as well as encouraging students to pursue specific interest areas.

Entry requirements

Good undergraduate degree 2.2 (UK) (or above) equating to a mark of 56.5% or above in a related subject. European and International applicants can find their grade equivalence on our comparability page. Those who are not graduates must satisfy the University that they are of the required academic standard to pursue postgraduate study; IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 93 (internet-based).

Course modules

Modules include: immunology, parasitology and bacteriology; reproductive physiology and stud management; nutrition; anatomy and evolution; endocrinology, growth and development; genetics; behaviour and welfare; veterinary science.

Sponsorship information

1 scholarship of �3,500 offered by The Worshipful Company of Saddlers; 2 scholarships of �500 each offered by the department (IBERS).


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 12,250 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 3,000 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 6,125 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Penglais Campus Aberystwyth SY23 3AR Wales

Key information

Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences
Telephone number: 
01970 622315