Coming from outside the EU?

University Centre Hartpury extends a warm welcome to students from across the world. International students have been an important part of University Centre Hartpury for a number of years and we’re delighted to have seen so many of them go on to their dream careers in this country and around the world.

If you decide to study a course with you, you’ll be in good company, joining students from across the UK, the EU and around the world all studying courses in either animal, agriculture, equine or sport on our specialist campus.  

View our International Guide


Applying to University Centre Hartpury

Our international office is very experienced at supporting students and their families to make their way through the application process smoothly, from deciding on the course and visa application to enrolling at the College ready to start their course. We are happy to help with any queries along the way, just contact us at

View our application guide


Getting everything set to apply to University Centre Hartpury 

In need of a Tier 4 visa? Have a read of our guide. 

Download Tier 4 Visa guide


Fill in the CAS application form and return it to us. If you have any questions along the way please email us at

Download application form


Your Hartpury experience

All courses are taught by enthusiastic and experienced academics who are experts in their field.  As an international student, you will receive help and guidance from our international office during your course and visa application process and then once you enrol that support continues right through to your graduation.  We also have our Global Guides, second and third year international students who can help you to settle in once you start your course and can help to answer any questions you have during term.

Throughout your course, you will be able to call on study support from our Achievement and Success Centre as well as careers advice from our Innovations, Careers and Advice Centre, which together will help you to gain the Hartpury Advantage. 

Where we are

Hartpury is set 10 minutes outside the cathedral city of Gloucester, on a rural campus complete with world class facilities.  We are easily accessible for those students travelling from outside the UK; we are less than an hour from two international airports, Birmingham and Bristol, and about two hours by train or car from London. 

About our fees

The tuition fees for international students looking to enrol in September 2017 are £11,250 a year (this does not include accommodation).As part of these fees you are able to access support from the international office throughout your course and we will also arrange to pick you up from the airport at the start of term.

Postgraduate fees vary depending on the type and level of the course.  Please visit the specific course pages to find this cost. 

As an international student you are also guaranteed on-site accommodation during your first year.  To give you an idea of the cost of this, in 2016/17 a single en-suite room was priced at £4720.  Costs for 2017 enrolment will be published early in 2017.