Master's Degree in Animal Science in Umeå in Sweden

See Masters Programs in Animal Science 2019 in Umeå in Sweden

Animal Science

A masters refers to the completion of a graduate study program that prepares students to further their knowledge of a specific subject or advance their careers. The majority of masters are granted by state or public universities.

Animal science is the study of the biology of animals. Traditionally, students studied only livestock species, including cattle, sheep, poultry, horses and pigs. Today, students may study a much broader range of animals, including companion animals and exotic species.

Sweden (Sverige) is the largest of the Nordic countries, with a population of about 9.5 million. It borders Norway and Finland and is connected to Denmark via the bridge of Öresund (Öresundsbron). Sweden has a strong tradition of being an open, yet discreet country.

Umeå is located to the Northern side of Sweden in Vasterbotten County. It is referred to a university town. It has over 100,000 residents. It has 3 universities that focus on research studies.

Request Information Master's Degrees in Animal Science in Umeå in Sweden 2019

Read More

Master's Program - Animal Science

Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Sweden Alsike Alnarp Umeå + 2 more

The aim of the Master's Program - Animal Science is to give you a scientific basis for the identification, analysis and solving of problems, taking into consideration the needs of the animal and society. [+]

Master's Program - Animal Science

Farm animals primarily supply us with food and clothing, whilst our sporting and companion animals bring us other benefits. Do you care about the function and health of our animals?

Our domestic animals are of great importance for our society. Farm animals primarily supply us with food and clothing, whilst our sporting and companion animals bring us other benefits. Whatever we expect of our animals, it is important that they both function well and are in good health. We also have to consider the various needs of our society. Through advisory work, education, research and animal husbandry, animal scientists can improve the production and well-being of our animals. Within the international collaboration, animal science plays an increasing role when it comes to improving and developing animal husbandry practices. The program has a duration of 2 years and will prepare you for a number of careers, for instance, research.... [-]