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    Top-up Open Day

    Join us on Monday 20 April to find out more about studying a top-up degree at the Royal Agricultural University, and get a feel for life at the RAU.

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    Discover RAU

    Want to find out more about life at the RAU? Join us on our two day residential taster course in June 2015.

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    New Undergraduate Applications

    Still thinking of coming to the RAU in October 2015? You can still apply via UCAS - until the end of June.

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    MSc Rural Tourism Management

    The tourism and events industry is becoming one of the fastest growing economic sectors in the world. Join our exciting course today!

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    Postgraduate Study Opportunities

    97.5% of RAU graduates are in employment or further study within six months of leaving the RAU. Start your journey at one of our open days.

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    The RAU Experience

    Why should you study at the RAU? Here are a few great reasons to make us your first choice.

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Established in 1845, we are recognised nationally and internationally as a leader in the delivery of educationresearch and consultancy, in and relating to, agriculture and the rural environment.

Our undergraduate and postgraduate courses help our students to achieve their future dreams in the agricultural, land, business management, food, equine and property industries.

You will find all aspects of life at the RAU varied and exciting. We pride ourselves on being large enough that many facilities are on-site; yet small enough to create a friendly atmosphere.

Steeped in history and tradition, our picturesque campus also makes the ideal venue for weddings and conferences in the Cotswolds.

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Undergraduate Study

Undergraduate Study

Our undergraduate degree courses are designed to offer considerable flexibility to students. All BSc Honours courses are completed in three years and comprise 24 modules, eight in each academic year.

Undergraduate Study

International Students

International Students

With students already joining us from over 45 different countries, studying at the RAU will be an enjoyable and rewarding experience for international students.

International Students

Apply for a Scholarship

Apply for a Scholarship

The Scholarship Scheme was established to provide worthy students with the support necessary to work towards achieving their full personal potential.

Apply for a Scholarship

African Fellowships

African Fellowships

Since the fellowship programme was launched in 2005, over a million pounds has now been generously provided by donors in support of the programme.

African Fellowships