Agriculture Courses in Ireland | Eligibility, Careers & Courses

Agriculture in Ireland

Agriculture Courses in Ireland

Studying Agriculture in Ireland

Agricultural courses are popular in Ireland as they help prepare students to deal with current and future farming issues and provide them with options for employment or further studies. A degree in agriculture is helpful for those interested in farming and those interested in biosciences, economics and supply chain management. An Irish agriculture degree covers a wide range of modules, including agriculture science, agribusiness administration, animal husbandry, fishery, bio food processing, food microbiology fertilization, food supply chain and logistics, cold storage and warehousing, biochemistry, forestry, commodity future trading, milk and meat production, human nutrition and farm engineering.

Careers in Agriculture

With high employment rates in the agricultural sector, you can make a career as a farm manager, animal nutritionist, land agent, soil scientist and supply chain manager. Jobs in this sector may also be pursued in research, technology and marketing.

Agriculture in Ireland Entry Requirements

Entry requirements vary for each Irish university, but overseas students need an IELTS score of 6.0, no lower than 5.5 in each component, and an International Baccalaureate score of 30 points.

Where can I study Agriculture in Ireland?

To learn more about the best Agriculture courses in Ireland, find details on the top ranking Agriculture universities in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2022 below:

  1. University College Cork
  2. University College Dublin
  3. University of Galway

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