Postgraduate in Poultry Health Sciences: Global Opportunities for Professional Development
Are you looking for a unique degree in poultry science?
As we all know, the poultry industry is a rapidly growing sector, as international demand for high-quality animal proteins increases. As the livestock production industry continues to grow, thousands of qualified professionals will be needed to drive the industry forward and meet global challenges.
Ghent University is offering an ideal opportunity – a postgraduate programme in Poultry Health Sciences – to equip current and future professionals with knowledge, skills, and understanding to excel in this dynamic field.
- Equip you with the latest knowledge and understanding of poultry health sciences
- Benefit from the expertise of our world-renowned faculty members
- Learn in a state-of-the-art, purpose-built facility
- Tailor your programme to match your specific interests and career goals
Poultry is a highly sustainable source of animal protein due to its efficiency in converting feed into body mass. Moreover, chickens require relatively small amounts of land and water for their production. The poultry industry is increasingly characterized by highly efficient production systems and advanced technologies. With these developments come great responsibilities for professionals involved in the poultry industry; sound knowledge in various disciplines such as management, husbandry, biosecurity, health, nutrition, disease control, sustainability, animal welfare and food safety is essential for success.
- Get a world-class education in poultry health sciences
- Benefit from the expertise of internationally renowned professors
- Learn from experienced poultry practitioners
- Study at one of the most advanced poultry research centres in the world
Advanced Professional Training
Short training programs offer employees from veterinary practices, pharmaceutical companies or other related organisations the chance to stay up-to-date on current trends in poultry health issues. However, these trainings are limited on time and content.
To bridge the gap between theoretical knowledge and field expertise, Ghent University has developed a three year postgraduate program in Poultry Health Sciences that goes beyond short term trainings . This course enables students to acquire comprehensive knowledge about management strategies applied within livestock production systems worldwide through online teaching modules combined with short periods of onsite practical trainings and externships.
- Acquire comprehensive knowledge about poultry health management strategies
- Learn from experienced professionals in the field of poultry health sciences
- Benefit from a well-rounded curriculum that covers all aspects of poultry health
- Flexibility to learn at your own pace and convenience
The diversity of students’ backgrounds makes it possible that students not only build up specialised veterinary knowledge but also gain insights into poultry nutrition and health management strategies applied within livestock production systems worldwide – so they can develop their career according to their personal strengths. The flexible structure of this postgraduate program enables students to work while studying – making it suitable even those with demanding commitments outside their studies. Furthermore , it is available already in 3 continents: Latin America, Europe and Asia.
- The program is available in three continents, making it accessible to students all over the world.
- The flexible structure of the program allows students to work while studying, making it convenient for those with other commitments.
- Students will gain specialised veterinary knowledge as well as insights into poultry nutrition and health management strategies.
- The program provides students with the opportunity to build a career according to their personal strengths.
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If you want to learn more about our cutting edge postgraduate program – apply now! You will gain hands-on experience in your field through international expert led workshops where you can build meaningful relationships with fellow students from all over the globe . Be part of this unique education opportunity that offers profound theoretical knowledge mixed with practical experience by joining Ghent’s Postgraduate Programme in Poultry Health Sciences. We look forward hearing from you soon.
Reasons to join us:
- Unique and profound theoretical poultry education
- Cutting-edge program with an international focus
- Gain hands-on experience with expert leaders from all over the world
- Build meaningful relationships with fellow students from all over the globe
Join the Ghent University Postgraduate in Poultry Health Sciences program and become a leader in the poultry industry. This unique program offers in-depth education in poultry health sciences, combining theoretical and practical knowledge. Register now and improve your career prospects in the growing poultry industry