Hartpury College is located at Gloucestershire and is a college that provides land based and sports courses. It is affiliated to the University of West England. The college offers these courses in their departments of further education, higher education, part time, work based learning and residential taster courses. It also has an A Level centre, where students can do their AS and A2 Levels in various subjects.
In the further education department, apart from the A Level Centre, diplomas and certificates are offered in subjects like animal care, horse management, horticulture, sport, outdoor education, and veterinary nursing. The higher education section of Hartpury College offers graduate and postgraduate degrees in subjects like sports business management, animal science, equine dental science, and amenity horticulture management.
Several part time and short-term courses are offered at Hartpury College. These include beekeeping, horse owner’s certificate, first aid, food hygiene, and basic animal nursing. There are a few Children’s Days organised, where children between the ages of 8 and 15 years can spend time at the animal house and help in cleaning and feeding certain animals. Apprenticeship programmes are also offered in areas like agriculture, horticulture, and business administration.
The Hartpury Academy of Sport was founded in 2000. This includes the Rugby, Football, Netball, Equine and Modern Pentathlon Academies. The college organises three-day taster courses primarily for its prospective students to give them an idea of life at Hartpury College.
Hartpury House, GL19 3BE, Gloucester
Gloucestershire, South West Region
Tel: 01452 702 132, Fax: 01452 700 629