MScAgric Animal Science Animal Nutrition

Study Discipline: Agriculture Studies
Study Programme Details
Country: South Africa
Admission Sessions:Summer Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree


24 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Discover the dynamic intersection of science and nutrition in Animal Science Animal Nutrition at the University of Pretoria. Our commitment to continuous high-impact research aims to address the national shortage of PhD graduates, empowering individuals to respond to both global and local challenges in the field.


Embark on a journey of scientific exploration with Animal Science Animal Nutrition at the University of Pretoria. Our world-class qualifications open doors to diverse career opportunities for creative minds. As a student, you’ll cultivate problem-solving skills, adapt easily to changing circumstances, and take the lead in your chosen fields of specialization.

Explore the fascinating realm of animal nutrition, understanding its crucial role in promoting animal health, welfare, and sustainable agriculture practices.

Admission Requirements

  • BScAgric (Animal Science) degree and a weighted average of at least 60% at final year level
  • Relevant honours degree and a cumulative weighted average of at least 60% at honours level
  • An admission examination may be required

Note: Additional modules may be required in order to reach the desired level of competency

  • Dissertation: Animal science
  • Veterinary
  • Animal Nutrition
  • Food science

the fee of course is R20960 per anumm

Future Career Outcomes

Upon graduation, you will emerge as a leader in Animal Science Animal Nutrition, contributing to advancements in animal health, sustainable agriculture, and food security. Your expertise will shape the future of nutrition in livestock and beyond.

Visa Requirements:

For visa information, please visit South Africa page for student visa and student life.