Bachelor of Equine Science

University of Queensland - UQ

Student rating (4.15) from 146 reviews
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Overview

Bachelor Degree
Brisbane
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Turn your passion for horses into a career managing their performance and welfare across the growing global equine industry.

This three-year program is dedicated to the study of equine welfare, behaviour, nutrition, reproduction, health, rehabilitation, exercise, and physiology.

Study in specialised facilities in the Equine Units at the Gatton Campus, which includes performance testing facilities, a reproduction laboratory, teasing lanes, and equestrian training arenas.

Learn the scientific and practical aspects of the horse industry and related social and community issues, including general animal science and specialised equine courses.

Graduate with the knowledge and skills to improve equine management, performance, and welfare across industries including racehorses, work horses, and recreational and performance horses.
Careers

As an equine specialist, you will establish a career in fields and industries such as:

equine enterprise management
agribusiness firms servicing the equine...

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