Agriculture, Food Science and Human Nutrition Virtual Summer School

Thursday June 4th, 12pm-1pm (Irish Standard Time)

Agriculture, Food Science and Human Nutrition encompass food production, business, human nutrition, big data systems, environmental protection and animal welfare – and how they interact with one another. If you would like to gain an insight into studying on one of the Bachelor of Agricultural Science course options or on the Bachelor of Science in Food Science or Human Nutrition courses, that is exactly what you will achieve by participating in our UCD Agriculture, Food Science and Human Nutrition Virtual Summer School.

Virtual Summer School Format?

As we are unable to invite you to campus for this years Summer School, we have decided to run all activities online. We will be presenting a reduced program via the Zoom webinar platform and invite you to register above.

Who can register?

The Virtual Summer School is for students who are interested in studying at UCD with an intended start date of September 2020 or 2021. Students, parents, guidance counsellors and International Students are welcome to attend.

How will I access the Virtual Summer School Webinar?

Once registered you will receive an email containing your webinar invitation link. Just click this link prior to the below start time to view. For the best viewing experience we recommend you use a PC/Laptop.

Enquiries in relation to the UCD Agriculture, Food Science and Human Nutrition Virtual Summer School can be made to Damien Dempsey (

Time Activity
12.00pm Welcome to UCD Agriculture, Food Science and Nutrition Summer School 2020
Welcome from the Dean of Agriculture and Food Science, Professor Alex. Evans
Agricultural Sciences at UCD School of Agriculture and Food Science
Visit UCD Lyons Farm with Professor Kevin McDonnell
Agri-Environmental Research at UCD. Dr. Dara Stanley
UCD Covid-19 National Food Study, Dr. Aifric O’Sullivan
Food and Agribusiness Management, Professor Michael Wallace
The student experience – Hear from current students
Career Opportunities in the Agriculture and Food Sector
1.00pm Finish

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