- International and professional rugby player (retired)
- BA (Hons) Sports Business Management
Study in 360-hectares in the heart of Gloucestershire. Learn using our outstanding facilities and see the theory come to life as you get hands-on while you study. You’ll be ready to gain experience in industry - we’ll help you find the very best opportunities through our network of contacts.
With a global reputation in agriculture, animal, equine, sport and veterinary nursing, you’ll learn from the very best. Our lecturers and coaches are experts. Many are producing cutting-edge research that’s leading the way in industry best practice. You could be helping to drive this change.
We have excellent connections with some of the world’s biggest names and brands. We’re also rated among the best in the UK for teaching quality, holding Teaching Excellence Framework Gold.
It’s never too early to start thinking about your future. You’ll be paired up with an academic tutor as soon as you get here, who you can help you put a career plan in place. Our Innovation Careers and Enterprise service and Achievement and Success centre are here to help too.
If you dream of making a big difference in your career, Hartpury is the place for you. You’ll make connections, discover new ways of doing things and graduate ready to hit the ground running.View courses
Our courses are developed with support from employers, ensuring that when you graduate you will have the skills and qualifications that they want. From our science and performance laboratories to our extensive animal collection, our Rider Performance and Equine Therapy centres, a fully working farm and exceptional sports facilities, there are so many opportunities to get hands on and build a portfolio of real-world practical experience.
Numbers of Higher Education students in 2017
Areas of best practice highlighted by the Quality Assurance Agency in 2015 report
Graduate employability (DLHE 2013-2016 average over past three years)
In the UK for student satisfaction (NSS) 2018
At Hartpury, learning is all about doing. That means we help you take what you learn in the classroom and put it into practice using the world-class facilities on our specialist campus and our industry partnerships locally and further afield.
We’re skilled at helping elite athletes to combine their study and their sport. We'll help you find the optimal balance to achieve sporting and academic excellence and open doors to a career beyond your sport. If you’re in one of our academies, you will benefit from our exceptional facilities and have access to a range of professional support services, supporting you to be the best you can become on and off the field.