- Warden with the National Trust
GCSE | A minimum of 5 GCSE A* to C, (or 9 to 4 where numeric grades are being awarded) or equivalent, to include English Language and Mathematics.
A-level | Typical offer is CCC-BBC or equivalent. This must include a minimum of two A-levels.
Vocational award | Typical offer is a MMM-DMM in an Extended Diploma or equivalent in a relevant subject.
We welcome students with equivalent qualifications, including Access and the International Baccalaureate. Contact the admissions team to discuss.
Some evidence of practical experience in agriculture or similar land based studies is desirable.
Previous learning towards a university-level qualification or relevant work experience may count as credit for this course. Please contact our admissions team.
At Hartpury University, you’ll be given the knowledge, practical skills and work experience to stand out from the crowd when you graduate, whether you go into farming or a range of other careers in the land-based industries.
We’ll help you to understand and evaluate scientific thinking and practices and the increasing role of technology within agriculture plus we’ll give you the support and skills you need to develop new ideas and research that place you firmly at the forefront of your chosen field.
Honing your practical skills on our 360-hectare campus, you’ll become confident and competent in a range of practices on the college farm and you’ll be taught by specialists with many years of experience in small teaching groups.
Our extensive on-site and off-site commercial activities, coupled with our contacts and partnerships within the industry locally, nationally and internationally, also provide students with plenty of opportunities to get hands-on experience and learn within real-world environments.
Our graduates have gone on to become farm and estate managers, agronomists, agricultural advisors and sales managers and lecturers, while others have started up their own businesses or supported their family farm to diversify successfully.
We have an outstanding employment history of 100%. We're skilled at supporting students to progress both their interests and career aspirations. Offering postgraduate qualifications in equine, sport, animal and veterinary physiotherapy, Hartpury provides a unique postgraduate experience.Find out more