This course is available
Level of Study
Next start date
Expected Jul 2023
Stand out with a highly specialised qualification that prepares you for leadership roles in areas where farm business, agribusiness, science and commerce meet. This is one of our most rewarding degrees.
As farming and related industries evolve and innovate, there will be an increasing need for highly educated managers who understand how land-based and primary production sector businesses interact and trade.
This degree is made up of academic study, real-world case examples, industry interactions, field trips and regional study tours.
How you’ll grow
Graduates in this programme are ready to flourish in a variety of professional roles right across the agricultural industry. These include farm management, farm services, agricultural consulting, rural finance or rural accounting.
In addition to your study, you’re required to complete at least 30 weeks of hands-on practical experience. This can be two farm placements of 15 weeks each OR two farm placements plus a further allied placement of 10 weeks.
The minimum placement period is 10 weeks per workplace, with a maximum term of 15 weeks. Two reports are required.
To complete the practical requirements successfully, you’ll need:
Some previous farming experience is preferred but not essential.
University Entrance through NCEA or an approved, equivalent qualification.
English Language Requirements