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Agriculture

Agriculture

Join the new generation of farmers meeting the challenges of producing safe, healthy and affordable food for a growing world population. Our Agriculture degrees cover it all - animal and plant biology, best-practice modern farming, and management.

Link farm to fork for the next generation

Global demands on agriculture don’t stop at food production. Protecting habitats and natural resources, conserving biodiversity, and contributing to the economic prosperity of rural areas, are just some of the challenges facing farmers.

Here you’ll study in a vibrant community, learning from experts as you explore the science that underpins topics such as agronomy, livestock behaviour, plant biology, and applied crop protection.

A cow being fed by hand

More about Agriculture at Newcastle University


Find your place in the world

Newcastle University offers an outstanding student experience and a world-class education for life. Our commitment to academic excellence is demonstrated through our position in global rankings. We have a world-class reputation for research excellence, and we were awarded a Gold Award in the Teaching Excellence Framework 2017.