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bachelor

Degree

Bachelor of Business Administration in Agriculture Management

bachelor

Degree

Bachelor of Business Administration in Agriculture Management

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    $15,740 CAD

  • Application fee

    $150 CAD

  • Duration

    4 years

  • PGWP

    3 years

  • Min GPA

    2.67 out of 4

Deadlines

Term start & deadline Deadline
Fall-September 15-April-2023 2023-04-15
Winter-January 15-September-2022 2022-09-15
Summer-May 15-February-2023 2023-02-15

Overview

Bachelor of Business Administration in Agriculture Management

UFV's Bachelor of Business Administration in Agriculture Management is specially designed for professionals working in this growing industry for two years or more who would like to advance their career by studying at a university with a recognized track record of agricultural excellence in teaching and research.

In the first half of your Bachelor of Business Administration in Agriculture Management, you complete the UFV Agriculture Technology diploma.

In your last two years, you have concentrated on learning the fundamentals of business management theories and practices to prepare you to take up a leadership role in any agribusiness or agricultural agency.

Topics include:

  • Human resource management
  • Statistics
  • Financial management and analysis
  • Operations management
  • Industrial relations
  • Business methods
  • Marketing
  • Management Science
  • Venture initiation
  • Project management
  • Strategic management

You also can select upper-level elective courses in insect biology, conservation biology, animal behaviour, plant ecology, environmental economics, macroeconomics and special markets.

FEATURES:

  • Field trips enhance classroom learning
  • Practicum provides work experience and industry contacts
  • Co-op semester(s) provide paid work experience in your field of study
  • Program eligible for financial aid

Estimate your cost

Residency
Count of person

$22,879

Total costs

yearly

Details


Cost of living 1 person $7,116
Accommodation 1 bed room $7,139
Tuition 1 person $15,740

Hourly wage

Min wage

15.20 CAD / 1 hour

in Canada every student can work 20 hour per week

Required documents

  • Official transcripts
  • English language score
  • Passport
  • Resume

Language requirements

GRE
not required
GMAT
not required

IELTS

6.5
6
listening
6
writing
6
speaking
6
reading

TOEFL

88
20
listening
20
writing
20
speaking
20
reading

PTE

61
-
listening
60
writing
-
speaking
-
reading

Cambridge

-
listening
-
writing
-
speaking
-
reading
Language pathway (conditional offer) is available

If you do not meet the academic degree/diploma level, you may be eligible for our Qualifying Studies program. After you complete it and receive a minimum grade of C+, you may be eligible for degree/diploma academic studies.

You can apply for the Qualifying Studies academic upgrading program if:

  • You do not meet the minimum for the degree/diploma level programs.
  • You do meet the minimum for Qualifying Studies.

Minimum scores required for Qualifying Studies

  • *IELTS (Academic): score of 6.0 or higher with a minimum band score of 5.5
  • TOEFL (includes Home Edition): score of 80 or higher (iBT) with no section below 19
  • PTE: score of 56 with 52 in writing
  • Cambridge: Certificate of Advanced English (CAE) - C
  • Cambridge: First Certificate in English (FCE) - A
  • EIKEN: Grade Pre-1
  • English 12 C- (or recognized Canadian equivalent)
  • **DET: score of 100 or higher

*UFV does not accept IELTS Indicator results for admission purposes.

**UFV accepts the Duolingo English Test (DET) until the winter 2023 semester. 

English Language Studies (ELS)

If you do not meet our Qualifying Studies level, you may be eligible for the English Language Studies (ELS) foundational English and academic upgrading program

After completing the ELS program, you may be eligible for the Qualifying Studies level. To be eligible for ELS, you must have a minimum IELTS score (or equivalent) of 5.5 with no band score below 5.0.

There are three levels of ELS. Each level of ELS usually takes one semester.

You can apply for the ELS program if:

  • You do not meet the minimum for Qualifying Studies.
  • You do meet the minimum for ELS.

Minimum scores required for ELS

University Foundation Level (combined English and academic upgrading)

  • *IELTS: score of 5.5 or higher with a minimum band score of 5.0
  • TOEFL (includes Home Edition): score of 71 (iBT) with no section below 16
  • EIKEN: Grade 2A with CSE 2400 or higher
  • PTE: score of 46 with 44 in writing
  • **DET: score of 90 or higher

*UFV does not accept IELTS Indicator results for admission purposes.

**UFV accepts the Duolingo English Test (DET) until the winter 2023 semester. 


Academic background and requirement

  • Completion of the UFV Agriculture Technology diploma with a minimum grade point average of 2.67 (B- average) or a comparable two-year diploma in agriculture from a recognized post-secondary institution
  • Two years of work experience

Career opportunities

  • College Agricultural Sciences Teacher
  • College Economics Teacher
  • Economist
  • Farm and Home Management Advisor
  • Farmer and Rancher
  • Purchasing Agent
  • Statistician
  • Supervisor of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers
  • Wholesale and Retail Buyer

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