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This BSc (Hons) in Equine Performance With Business is designed to meet the needs of students and employers in the varied equine industry. This course allows students to develop a higher level of understanding in equine nutrition for performance, equine science and the equine performance partnership, in addition to developing research and industry skills.

UCAS code: D44T

UCAS code: D44T


The College has a multitude of industry links which we have developed over the past twenty years, enabling us to integrate work-based learning with Higher Education. You will even have opportunities to shadow high-level coaches (including from Leicester Tigers, BHS and UKCC Equestrian coaches), physiotherapists and personal trainers.

You will have access to free British Horse Society examination training and riding lessons, which will increase employability and enhance equitation skills.

As part of your course, you will have the opportunity take part in the following enrichment activities: charity events, various trips and visits (previously, students have visited Dubai, the King’s Troop Royal Horse Artillery, Blenheim and Burghley Horse Trials, Olympia, Ireland and more), in-house competitions at our commercial Brooksby Equestrian Centre. Students also benefited from guest talks from industry specialists and successful BMC alumni.

Entry Requirements

  • 120 credits at Level 4/Year 1 and 120 credits at Level 5/Year 2 in a relevant subject (Merit profile). A bridging assignment may be required.

Duration

1 Year

Start Date

September

Modules**

  • Professional Industry Project
  • Nutrition for Equine Performance
  • Research Project
  • Equine Performance Partnership
  • Developments in Equine Science

**Modules subject to change

The modules will be assessed by a variety of methods, including essays, presentations, exams, practical assessments, and professional discussions.

Progression

Our students go on to have successful careers across all areas of the Equestrian industry.

Facilities

  • Equestrian Centre with stabling for 36 horses
  • Equine Rehabilitation Centre
  • Water Treadmill
  • Solarium
  • Mechanical Horse
  • Two Indoor Arenas (60m x 30m; 20m x 40m)
  • Outdoor competition arena (80m x 40x)
  • Opportunities to work with other course areas and take advantage of their facilities, such as Sports Science and Animal Management
  • On-site accommodation, including free gym membership
  • Livery options available
  • Situated on a beautiful, 850-acre estate in the heart of Leicestershire

Campus

Brooksby Campus

Fees

£7,500 per year. Click here for the latest information

Scholarship and bursary opportunities are available, including possible free accommodation (worth £5000). Please click here for more details.

 

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