Why so many students make Hartpury their top choice
Here are just five really good reasons why so many students make us their top university choice.
We’ve been awarded Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF 2017)! The quality of our teaching is in the top 20% in the UK. We also hold the only Gold award in the whole of Gloucestershire. Our lecturers are specialists in their subject areas and committed to ensuring your learning is relevant to the outside world.
£500 million facilities
Every aspect of our specialist 360-hectare campus is designed to equip you with the skills, knowledge and experience you need to open the door to your dream career. This includes world-class equine facilities, a commercial farm (Home Farm), animal laboratories and a veterinary clinic, and sports pitches and specialist training gyms.
Strong industry partnerships
Bringing learning to life with industry is what we do. From commercial businesses on-site to lecturers and coaches working in the industries we serve, you can count on Hartpury to give you the best chance of hitting the ground running in your dream career.
From the day you arrive, we’ll help you plan for your future. You’ll develop a Hartpury Advantage e-portfolio and we’ll give you lots of support to gain the industry experience you need to move into your dream career. You’ll also benefit from our small class sizes, which means we can take a personal approach to your learning and tailor it to suit your needs.
Amazing career opportunities
97% (DLHE 2013-2016 average over the past three years) of our graduates move into work or further study within six months. This includes Olympic Gold medallists, international field workers and researchers, successful business owners and employment with big brands such as the British Horseracing Authority, Gloucester Rugby and the Three Counties Showground.