International Pig Management

International Pig Management

Field of interest
Animal sciences
Field of interest
Field of interest
Food sciences
Education type
Exchange programme
5 months

According to a Dutch proverb, choosy pigs will not grow fat. In our exchange programme International Pig Management you will most likely learn otherwise. You will be prepared to choose wisely, make tough decisions and create solutions that deliver profitable returns for your own pig farm or those of your clients. This is a hands-on programme that involves practical training, in which you will write and present an advisory report to an actual pig farm owner.

Why this programme?

  • Learn how to advise pig farmers on pig nutrition, genetics and health
  • Learn from writing an advisory report for a farmer from the area
  • As an entrepreneur or consultant, you will have the knowledge needed to advise farmers on complex issues
  • Study at one of the renowned agricultural universities of applied sciences in the Netherlands in the field of entrepreneurship
  • Location: Dronten
  • Education type: Exchange programme
  • Duration: 1 semester (6 months), full-time
  • Language: English
  • Number of credits: 26 ECTS
  • Start date: 5 September 2022
  • Application deadline: 10 March 2022

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