Course type:

Level 3 Diploma Agriculture

This 2 year programme of study is designed to increase knowledge and practical skills across Machinery Operation, Livestock Skills and Crop Production. Through industry links and a period of work placement 99% of learners make positive progression into employment or in some cases Higher Education.

This course will provide you with the opportunity to develop a more in-depth understanding in a wide range of agricultural subjects. Learners study aspects of Sheep, Beef and Dairy Production as well as the agronomy associated with Combinable and Forage Crops. We place a huge value on Work Experience which is incorporated into the course and a component of the Hartpury Certificate.

On successful completion of the first year, to include positive tutor reports and progress made with Maths and English progression onto the second year. Opportunities are available through some Universities to progress onto Foundation Degree courses or into full time employment.

How to apply for this course

Course Duration

2 Year
2 Year course
Course type:
Full Time

Entry Requirements

BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate Agriculture

Why study Agriculture at Hartpury College?

Whether you’re studying Agriculture, Engineering, Farm Mechanisation or Gamekeeping, our 500-hectare farm estate will be your classroom.

You’ll have the opportunity to get involved in every aspect of farming and estate operation; whether it’s milking in the dairy unit, maintaining farm machinery or active participation in routine farm and gamekeeping duties.

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