Aberystwyth University

Aberystwyth University

Equine Reproduction and Stud Management

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

Entry requirements

Honours degree (minimum 2.1) or overseas equivalent in biological science, animal science, equine science or closely related discipline; those with a 2.2 are subject to interview; mature students with relevant work experience (at least 2 years') are judged on their individual merits and suitability for the course; references to be available as required; IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL 550 (paper-based) 213 (computer-based) essay rating of 4.0.

Course modules

Modules include: equine reproductive physiology, technology and stud management; anatomy and evolution; veterinary science; literature review on an agreed area of equine reproductive physiology or stud management.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time £ 3,070 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years
PgCert Part-time £ 1,500 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
PgCert Full-time £ 3,000 per Academic year (home fees) 6 months
PgCert Full-time £ 6,125 per Academic year (overseas fees) 6 months

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