Newcastle University

Course Details

Agri-Business Management BSc Honours (N280)

Course Description

This degree covers the fundamental principles of management, economics, marketing and finance, applied in the context of the agri-food chain. The agri-food chain is one of the world's largest industries, managing the delivery of products from the farm gate to international markets. Graduates of this highly practical business degree will be well placed for a wide variety of careers in this vital sector. You study a broad range of subjects including marketing, law, economics, agriculture, psychology, and food and human nutrition. You benefit from: an optional 12-month work placement study visits to a wide variety of businesses access to the University's two farms, at one of the UK's top universities for agriculture Choose an optional 12-month work placement in the UK or abroad to gain real-world business experience.

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Career outcomes

A degree in Agri-Business Management opens the door to many careers in the private and public sectors. The most popular career destination of our Agri-Business Management graduates is farm management. Others use the skills and knowledge they have gained to enter careers in recruitment, trade, marketing and communications. Our recent graduates have been recruited into a number of national and multinational companies such as My Goodness Ltd, HJ Heinz, Lockton Companies International Ltd and Frontier Agriculture Ltd. You will receive bespoke careers support throughout your degree programme, which includes help to write an outstanding CV. Find out more about the career options for Agri-Business Management from Prospects: The UK's Official Careers Website.

Agri-Business Management BSc Honours (N280) Newcastle University