Currently, in Vietnam, more than 300 domestic and foreign animal feed production companies are operating. The increase in the number and size of livestock enterprises along with the trend of closed production chain from feed, breed to farm and food has created a great demand for human resources in the Livestock industry with a high level of production, attractive salary and good benefits. The common salary of employees in this industry ranges from 10 to 15 million VND/month, for those involved in livestock business, the salary can be up to 20-25 million VND/month. Especially, for employees working in livestock production facilities of developed countries such as Japan, Denmark, Israel... the salary ranges from 40-50 million VND/month.

Animal Science Students practice at the Central Laboratory - Faculty of Animal Science (ISO/IEC 17025:2017) 

Faculty of Animal Science, Vietnam National University of Agriculture is currently training at undergraduate level in Animal Science for 4 years. Students are equipped with knowledge on selection and breeding of livestock; breeding technology process; skills in ration coordination, implementation of animal feed production processes; analysis and inspection of feed quality and management of livestock environment; marketing of animal feed; analysis, quality control and consumption of livestock products. Besides, soft skills training courses, academic activities programs, scientific researches, contests for students are held every year to help students have the opportunity to perfect and develop their working skills. teamwork, communication skills, self-management skills.

In addition to the knowledge equipped at the University, students of Animal Science program also have the opportunity to participate in a paid internship program at domestic enterprises (CP Vietnam Livestock Joint Stock Company), Cargill, Mavin, Masan, Dabaco, Sunjin, Green Feed, Hoa Phat…) as well as participating in internship programs in countries with advanced agriculture in the world (Japan, Israel, ...). Especially, the paid internship program in Denmark offers breakthrough opportunities for 3rd and 4th year students.

 Students of Faculty of Animal Science is participating in Danish internship program working on dairy farms

Students of the "Talent Seeds of Animal Science" class take souvenir photos with teachers and experts from GREENFEED company 
Mr. David John Whitehead - Chairman of the Board of Directors of Mavin Group - shared soft skills and awarded scholarships to students of Faculty of Animal Science 

Graduates of Bachelor of Science in Animal Science can work in positions such as:

– Management and quarantine officers at administrative and non-business units: Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, Department of Agriculture, Center for Agricultural Extension, Sub-Department of Animal Husbandry and Veterinary, Sub-Department of Quality Inspection quantity of agro-forestry-fishery products in the provinces, districts and related ministries, departments and agencies.

– Technical staff at livestock farms of social organizations and NGOs, international organizations related to animal husbandry, veterinary medicine and rural development.

– Sales staff of animal feed and veterinary medicine at state-owned, foreign, joint venture, private enterprises, and production facilities operating in the field of animal husbandry and veterinary medicine.

– Lecturers, researchers at universities and colleges of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, institutes and research centers on animal husbandry and veterinary medicine.

– Owning a business in the field of animal husbandry, opening a clinic, free treatment, trading in veterinary drugs and supplies.

If you are interested in Animal Science and want to study at a university with a long history, hurry up and apply to Vietnam National University of Agriculture.