Animal, Equine and veterinary sciences at NTU

Passionate about working with animals? Our courses will help you turn that passion into a career.

Based at our Brackenhurst Campus, core scientific study is supported by practical sessions in our Animal Unit, Veterinary Nursing and Equestrian Centres. These purpose-built facilities house animals from 40 different species – from horses to ferrets – and include a fully-simulated veterinary practice.

The courses offer work experience opportunities, as well as field trips to animal health, welfare and conservation organisations. You’ll also hear from external industry professionals through guest lectures.

Why you should study Animal and veterinary sciences with us

  • 100% of FdSc Veterinary Nursing and BSc (Hons) Zoo Biology sandwich students are satisfied with the course (NSS 2018).
  • 100% of BSc (Hons) Equestrian Psychology and Sports Science students are in work or further study within six months of graduating (DLHE 2016-17).
  • 100% of FdSc Animal Science students are employed or in further study within six months of graduating (DLHE 2016-17).

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