Are you interested in a career in animal care, veterinary science or passionate about conservation?

Then the Future Zoo programme could be for you!

What is Future Zoo?

Future Zoo is an exclusive programme for 20 students who are studying towards a Level 3 course, and have an interest in Animal Care, Veterinary Science, Conservation, or other related careers.

You are invited to apply for a fully funded place on the Future Zoo programme for 2024.

The Purpose of Future Zoo

The purpose of Future Zoo is to give you an opportunity to experience what a career would be like within the animal care industry. You will receive a behind-the-scenes insight into the sector including practical experiences in animal care and lab based workshops.

This experience will allow you to consider whether a career in the field could be for you, as well whilst giving you experience to include in future applications. 

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Events & Activities

At Future U, we to offer a variety of outreach events and activities which are delivered by our central team and by our partners.


Please select Activities to view the range of talks and workshops that are available to book ad-hoc. Many activities can be delivered in school or virtually, are free of charge and are aligned to the Gatsby Benchmarks for Good Career Guidance.


Select Events to see find upcoming dates for university visit days, competitions, residentials and more.