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Animal Science Experience 2022

  • 3rd Dec 2022, 10:00 to 15:00
  • 4th Dec 2022, 10:00 to 15:00

Cirencester College Royal Agricultural University Hartpury University and Hartpury College

Ideal for pupils in Year 9 with enthusiasm and an interest in pursuing an animal science based subject as a career. This experience will provide opportunities to engage, explore and get ‘hands on’ with key areas in this field including animal management, handling, feeding, grooming and accommodation, as well as wildlife conservation, equine and livestock.

When is it? Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th December

Where is it? 

Saturday - Royal Agricultural University and Cirencester College (students will be transported from one to the other halfway through the day)

Sunday - Hartpury University

Why take part? A great opportunity for students thinking about a career in animal science to gain 'hands on' experience in the field. For an idea of what the event might be like, watch the video below of a previous event.

All sessions will be fully risk assessed and all staff delivering the sessions have the necessary Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks in place, where required.

To register interest follow the "Book Online" link above - please note this is to register interest and does not guarantee you/your young person a place. Priority will be given to those pupils who meet certain postcode criteria and who indicate that they are able to attend all scheduled dates.

If you register your interest we will be in touch to let you know if you/your young person have been offered a place. 

Should you require any further information please contact the GROWS team on 01242 714447 or visit

This event is completely free of charge and the GROWS network will cover all costs including food, transport (where offered) and all activities.

Please note: We use the data you provide on the booking form to monitor the work we are doing and provide reports into the impact and effectiveness of Uni Connect activities. We do not share your details with commercial organisations and all data is held securely.  For full details please refer to