Dr Nicky

Dr Nicky

BSc (Hons) Applied Animal Behaviour

“Sparsholt is not just an institution; it’s a warm community that fosters personal and academic growth. The unwavering support I received and the positive impact of those I met shaped my journey. If given the chance, I would do it all again, Sparsholt is my happy place.”

Read Nicky’s Story

Tom

Tom

BSc (Hons) Aquaculture and Fishery Management

“The course was brilliant – I enjoyed every single day and would definitely recommend it.”

Read Tom’s Story

Gemma

Gemma

BSc Equine Science

“The equine centre has great facilities and a wide range of horses. The lecturers were all very friendly and knowledgeable with experience working in the equine sector.”

Read Gemma’s Story

Andy

Andy

MSc Applied Zoo Biology

“My course highlight was the field trips – not only did these provide amazing days out, but also allowed us to practice observing and recording animal behaviours with the theory we learned from lectures in Evidence-Based Husbandry.”

Read Andy’s Story

Daisy

Daisy

BSc Wildlife Ecology and Conservation

“A massive advantage of Sparsholt is the small class sizes, which allow students to get to know their classmates and lecturers really well, helping academic and personal progression.”

Read Daisy’s Story

Amy

Amy

FdSc Veterinary Nursing Science

“I know that Sparsholt helped to teach me all the skills I’ll need once I’m qualified and supported me when I needed it. Being a Sparsholt graduate will open doors for me in the industry and help me to achieve my goals.”

Read Amy’s Story

Ben

Ben

BSc Aquaculture and Fishery Management

“The most enjoyable part of the course for me has been the practicals and placements. Placements have given me the opportunity to travel to New Zealand and make many contacts within the industry.”

Read Ben’s Story

Catherine

Catherine

BSc Equine Science

“The lecturers are passionate about what they teach and will always be willing to offer a helping hand – I would not have been able to get through my degree without them.”

Read Catherine’s Story

Zoe

Zoe

MSc Zoo Biology

“The outstanding facilities and small lecture sizes really appealed to me and the practical structure as well as the 1:1 support from tutors allowed me to progress more effectively with my study through my undergraduate course and now into the MSc.”

Read Zoe’s Story

Amy

Amy

BSc Agriculture

“I’m really excited to be in the next generation of young farmers especially coming from Sparsholt because of all the facilities and technology we have here like the AI facilities, the milking parlour and the tractors with GPS.”

Read Amy’s Story

Genevieve

Genevieve

FdSc Wildlife Ecology and Conservation student

“Sparsholt has provided with me with all the theoretical knowledge and practical skills that I will need to find a job, or to continue my learning. They have made me feel incredibly confident in my abilities as a future ecologist.”

Read Genevieve’s Story

Louis

Louis

BSc (Hons) Wildlife Ecology and Conservation

“Because of my time at Sparsholt I am able to pursue my passion and my dream. I am forever thankful.”

Read Louis’ story

Jodie

Jodie

FdSc Wildlife Ecology and Conservation (Top up to BSc)

“The three year Wildlife Ecology and Conservation course was quite an emotional roller-coaster.”

Read Jodie’s story

 

Kate

Kate

MSc Equine Behaviour, Performance and Training graduate

“Being a student at Sparsholt was such a great experience and if I could go back and do it all again I would in a heartbeat.”

Read Kate’s story

Ella

Ella

MSc Equine Behaviour, Performance and Training

“The lecturing staff are really phenomenal.”

Read Ella’s Story 

Sofia

Sofia

BSc (Hons) Equestrian Performance Management

 Being a UCS student has not only allowed me to achieve my ambitions, but also inspired me to set new goals for myself in the process. 

Read Sofia’s degree student profile 

Charlotte

Charlotte

FdSc Veterinary Nursing Science

“On visiting Sparsholt i fell in love with the campus and facilities offered.”

Read Charlotte’s Story

 

Daniel

Daniel

FdSc Aquaculture graduate and Head of Operations, Mainstream Aquaculture Group, Australia 

Sparsholt is truly an institution focused on securing successful career paths for its students and there are a world of opportunities out there internationally in aquaculture  – just ask professionals throughout the industry where they studied! 

Read Daniel’s Story

Bernadette

Bernadette

MSc Applied Zoo Biology

I’ve always been a Sparsholt student – I first completed my Diploma in Horse Management, then a BSc in Equine Science, before then switching it all up and going on to MSc Applied Zoo Biology.

Read Bernadette’s Story 

Abbie

Abbie

MSc Applied Zoo Biology Graduate

“I would highly recommend Sparsholt to any students considering a career in the animal industry; you will receive all the help, advice and support required throughout.”

Read Abbie’s Story

Hannah

Hannah

Access To Higher Education and BSc Zoo Biology top-up student

Thanks to the small class sizes and continued support and encouragement from the staff at Sparsholt, it was easy to apply for a UCS degree after finishing my access course. 

Read Hannah’s Story