Equine Science with Rehabilitation Therapies FdSc

Full-time undergraduate (2 years)

College of West Anglia


code: D422

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Develop the knowledge and skills you need to work in the growing international equine industry, specialising in the different aspects of equine health, husbandry and rehabilitation.

Full description


Our graduates go on to work in nutrition, breeding, welfare, livery, stud yards, riding schools, universities and research centres. 

Links with industry and professional recognition

Industry professionals are extensively involved in assessing our students on topics such as equine husbandry, groundwork and event management. Employers can be confident you’re qualified for the workplace.

Modules & assessment

Year one, core modules

Year two, core modules


We’ll assess mostly on your performance during hands-on practical activities, but there’ll also be essay, case study and portfolio assignments, as well as exams. Industry professionals will help assess your practical abilities to guarantee you’re ready for the workplace. 

Where you'll study

Your faculty

The Faculty of Science & Technology is one of the largest of five faculties at Anglia Ruskin University. Whether you choose to study with us full- or part-time, on campus or at a distance, there’s an option whatever your level – from a foundation degree, to a BSc, MSc, PhD or professional doctorate. 

Whichever course you pick, you’ll gain the theory and practical skills needed to progress with confidence. Join us and you could find yourself learning in the very latest laboratories or on field trips or work placements with well-known and respected companies. You may even have the opportunity to study abroad.

Everything we do in the faculty has a singular purpose: to provide a world-class environment to create, share and advance knowledge in science and technology fields. This is key to all of our futures.

Where can I study?

College of West Anglia
College of West Anglia

Study in the bustling market towns of King’s Lynn or Wisbech, or the historic city of Cambridge.

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There’ll be short educational placements, as well as a summer vacation placement lasting at least six weeks. If you’re working with an equine organisation already during your studies this may satisfy some or all of the placement requirements.

Fees & funding

Course fees

UK & EU students (per year)


How do I pay my fees?

You can pay your fees in the following ways.

Tuition fee loan

Most English undergraduates take out a tuition fee loan with Student Finance England. The fees are then paid directly to us. The amount you repay each month is linked to your salary and repayments start in April after you graduate.

How to apply for a tuition fee loan

Paying upfront

If you choose not to take out a loan you can pay your fees directly to us. There are two ways to do this: either pay in full, or through a three- or six-month instalment plan starting at registration.

How to pay your fees directly

Entry requirements


Entry requirements are not currently available, please try again later.

160 UCAS tariff points. Non-academic conditions: Interviews. 5 GCSEs at C grade or above to include English, Mathematics and one Science subject.

Important additional notes

Our published entry requirements are a guide only and our decision will be based on your overall suitability for the course as well as whether you meet the minimum entry requirements. Other equivalent qualifications may be accepted for entry to this course, please email admissions@anglia.ac.uk for further information.

All tariff points must come from A levels. Points from AS levels cannot be counted towards the total tariff points required for entry to this course.

Entry requirements are for September 2015 entry. Entry requirements for other intakes may differ.

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UK & EU applicants

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