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Writtle University College: Animal Welfare and Conservation

Institution Writtle University College View institution profile
Department Animal Science and Management
Telephone 01245 424280
Study type Taught


Writtle University College provides a stimulating environment for you to pursue your studies in animal welfare and conservation. Our highly qualified, research active staff will support you through the approach of putting science into practice, utilising sector relevant links that couple animal welfare issues with nutrition, genetics, behaviour and conservation. We have strong sector links with Colchester Zoo, Essex Wildlife Trust, the Zoological Society of London (including both London and Whipsnade Zoos), and the Universities Federation for Animal Welfare.

You may have the opportunity to develop and extend your knowledge and understanding of a diverse range of animal species through access to livestock, exotics and companion animals on site, whilst our strong relationship with a number zoos may afford opportunities to undertake dissertation research projects within those establishments.

On attaining your MSc in Animal Welfare & Conservation you will be a highly skilled and employable postgraduate, who will be ready to excel in your future career in areas such as animal welfare, nutrition, zoo keeping, conservation and research.


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Writtle University College

Postgraduate Study at Writtle University College
Put science into practice with postgraduate study at Writtle University College.

We have been producing leaders within the land-based sectors for over 120 years. Our specialist qualifications will help you develop the skills and expert knowledge you need to make a positive impact in the fields of Agriculture, Animal Science, Equine, Horticulture, Landscape Architecture, Post-Harvest Technology, Regenerative Food System or Veterinary Physiotherapy.


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Our small, specialist institution values students as individuals. We recognise that every single one of our postgraduates has their own requirements and career ambitions.

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