This course is aimed at students who have completed a relevant Foundation Degree or equivalent and require a final year. You will be equipped with the skills needed to manage agricultural resources to meet diverse objectives such as profit, sustainability and environmental protection. Students benefit greatly from guest speakers from companies in the agricultural sector, as well as field visits and attending conferences, allowing practical examples of best practice to be shared. The College has excellent links with local and national companies.
- The global perspective to agricultural production
- Integrated farm management
- Marketing for agriculture
- Rural business planning
- Dissertation research project.
Application for the full-time course is through UCAS, using code DN41, and application to the part-time programme is through our online application form.
One year full-time or two years part-time.
There are a wide range of graduate trainee schemes in Agriculture which cover production, management and consultancy.
On completion of this degree you will have the opportunity to enter the agriculture industry at a senior level, working as a farm manager, or in the ancillary industries as technical sales personnel or an agronomist, among others.
Please use the following links to learn more about our policies and procedures.
- Academic Regulations: This programme follow the regulations of The Royal Agricultural University.
- Student Disciplinary Policy
Please visit our Document Downloads page to access the College's other policies, i.e. our Mental Health Policy.
A relevant Foundation Degree, related HND at merit level or ordinary degree is required. Life experience of mature students will be taken into account when considering applications. The successful completion of an entry task may be required when considering applications without the required formal entry qualifications.
BSc (Hons) Agricultural Resource Management (Top Up)
Declan previously studied fishery management at Bishop Burton College. He is passionate about rugby and plays for the College.
Q: What do you like about Bishop Burton College?
A: The lectures are always very interesting and the rugby scholarship I have with the College is also really good.
Q: What is the best thing about your course?
A: I enjoy the trips and the conferences we attend to complement our studies.
Q: What are your hopes for the future?
A: I have already been offered a post graduate role with Asda.